2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S65.00

Unspecified injury of ulnar artery at wrist and hand level

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • S65.00 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM S65.00 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S65.00 - other international versions of ICD-10 S65.00 may differ.
The following code(s) above S65.00 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 S65.00:
  • S00-T88
    2021 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
    2021 ICD-10-CM Range S60-S69

    Injuries to the wrist, hand and fingers

    Type 2 Excludes
    Injuries to the wrist, hand and fingers
  • S65
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S65

    Injury of blood vessels at wrist and hand level

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound (S61.-)
    Injury of blood vessels 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
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to S65.00:
  • Injury T14.90
    - see also specified injury type
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T14.90

    Injury, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 - Converted to Parent Code 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Injury NOS
    • blood vessel NEC T14.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T14.8

      Other injury of unspecified body region

        2016 2017 2018 - Converted to Parent Code 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Abrasion NOS
      • Contusion NOS
      • Crush injury NOS
      • Fracture NOS
      • Skin injury NOS
      • Vascular injury NOS
      • Wound NOS
      • ulnar artery (forearm level) S55.00-
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S55.00-

        Unspecified injury of ulnar artery at forearm level

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S65.00
S64.91 Injury of unspecified nerve at wrist and hand level of right arm
S64.91XA …… initial encounter
S64.91XD …… subsequent encounter
S64.91XS …… sequela
S64.92 Injury of unspecified nerve at wrist and hand level of left arm
S64.92XA …… initial encounter
S64.92XD …… subsequent encounter
S64.92XS …… sequela
S65 Injury of blood vessels at wrist and hand level
S65.0 Injury of ulnar artery at wrist and hand level
S65.00 Unspecified injury of ulnar artery at wrist and hand level
S65.001 Unspecified injury of ulnar artery at wrist and hand level of right arm
S65.001A …… initial encounter
S65.001D …… subsequent encounter
S65.001S …… sequela
S65.002 Unspecified injury of ulnar artery at wrist and hand level of left arm
S65.002A …… initial encounter
S65.002D …… subsequent encounter
S65.002S …… sequela
S65.009 Unspecified injury of ulnar artery at wrist and hand level of unspecified arm
S65.009A …… initial encounter

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