2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S63.493

Traumatic rupture of other ligament of left middle finger at metacarpophalangeal and interphalangeal joint

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • S63.493 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • Short description: Traumatic rupture of ligament of l mid finger at MCP/IP jt
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S63.493 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S63.493 - other international versions of ICD-10 S63.493 may differ.
The following code(s) above S63.493 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 S63.493:
  • 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
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): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S63.493
S63.490D …… subsequent encounter
S63.490S …… sequela
S63.491 Traumatic rupture of other ligament of left index finger at metacarpophalangeal and interphalangeal joint
S63.491A …… initial encounter
S63.491D …… subsequent encounter
S63.491S …… sequela
S63.492 Traumatic rupture of other ligament of right middle finger at metacarpophalangeal and interphalangeal joint
S63.492A …… initial encounter
S63.492D …… subsequent encounter
S63.492S …… sequela
S63.493 Traumatic rupture of other ligament of left middle finger at metacarpophalangeal and interphalangeal joint
S63.493A …… initial encounter
S63.493D …… subsequent encounter
S63.493S …… sequela
S63.494 Traumatic rupture of other ligament of right ring finger at metacarpophalangeal and interphalangeal joint
S63.494A …… initial encounter
S63.494D …… subsequent encounter
S63.494S …… sequela
S63.495 Traumatic rupture of other ligament of left ring finger at metacarpophalangeal and interphalangeal joint
S63.495A …… initial encounter
S63.495D …… subsequent encounter

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