2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S63.126D

Dislocation of interphalangeal joint of unspecified thumb, subsequent encounter

    2016 2017 2018 - Revised Code 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S63.126D is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Dislocation of interphalangeal joint of thmb, subs
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S63.126D became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S63.126D - other international versions of ICD-10 S63.126D may differ.
The following code(s) above S63.126D contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to S63.126D:
  • S00-T88
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range S00-T88

    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes

    Note
    • Use secondary code(s) from Chapter 20, External causes of morbidity, to indicate cause of injury. Codes within the T section that include the external cause do not require an additional external cause code
    Type 1 Excludes
    Use Additional
    • code to identify any retained foreign body, if applicable (Z18.-)
    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes
  • S60-S69
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range S60-S69

    Injuries to the wrist, hand and fingers

    Type 2 Excludes
    Injuries to the wrist, hand and fingers
  • S63
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S63

    Dislocation and sprain of joints and ligaments at wrist and hand level

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound
    Includes
    • avulsion of joint or ligament at wrist and hand level
    • laceration of cartilage, joint or ligament at wrist and hand level
    • sprain of cartilage, joint or ligament at wrist and hand level
    • traumatic hemarthrosis of joint or ligament at wrist and hand level
    • traumatic rupture of joint or ligament at wrist and hand level
    • traumatic subluxation of joint or ligament at wrist and hand level
    • traumatic tear of joint or ligament at wrist and hand level
    Type 2 Excludes
    • strain of muscle, fascia and tendon of wrist and hand (S66.-)
    Dislocation and sprain of joints and ligaments at wrist and hand level
Present On Admission
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"Present On Admission" is defined as present at the time the order for inpatient admission occurs — conditions that develop during an outpatient encounter, including emergency department, observation, or outpatient surgery, are considered POA.
  • S63.126D is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S63.126D is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 949 Aftercare with cc/mcc
  • 950 Aftercare without cc/mcc

Convert S63.126D to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): Revised code
    • New description: Dislocation of interphalangeal joint of unspecified thumb, subsequent encounter
    • 2017 description: Dislocation of unspecified interphalangeal joint of unspecified thumb, subsequent encounter
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S63.126D
S63.124 Dislocation of interphalangeal joint of right thumb
S63.124A …… initial encounter
S63.124D …… subsequent encounter
S63.124S …… sequela
S63.125 Dislocation of interphalangeal joint of left thumb
S63.125A …… initial encounter
S63.125D …… subsequent encounter
S63.125S …… sequela
S63.126 Dislocation of interphalangeal joint of unspecified thumb
S63.126A …… initial encounter
S63.126D …… subsequent encounter
S63.126S …… sequela
S63.2 Subluxation and dislocation of other finger(s)
S63.20 Unspecified subluxation of other finger
S63.200 Unspecified subluxation of right index finger
S63.200A …… initial encounter
S63.200D …… subsequent encounter
S63.200S …… sequela
S63.201 Unspecified subluxation of left index finger
S63.201A …… initial encounter
S63.201D …… subsequent encounter

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.