2018/2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S68.129A

Partial traumatic metacarpophalangeal amputation of unspecified finger, initial encounter

The following code(s) above S68.129A 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 S68.129A:
  • S00-T88
    2019 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
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range S60-S69

    Injuries to the wrist, hand and fingers

    Type 2 Excludes
    Injuries to the wrist, hand and fingers
  • S68
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S68

    Traumatic amputation of wrist, hand and fingers

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • An amputation not identified as partial or complete should be coded to complete
    Traumatic amputation of wrist, hand and fingers
  • S68.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S68.1

    Traumatic metacarpophalangeal amputation of other and unspecified finger

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Traumatic amputation of finger NOS
    Type 2 Excludes
    • traumatic metacarpophalangeal amputation of thumb (S68.0-)
    Traumatic metacarpophalangeal amputation of other and unspecified finger
Approximate Synonyms ICD-10-CM S68.129A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):

Convert S68.129A to ICD-9-CM

Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S68.129A
S68.126S …… sequela
S68.127 Partial traumatic metacarpophalangeal amputation of left little finger
S68.127A …… initial encounter
S68.127D …… subsequent encounter
S68.127S …… sequela
S68.128 Partial traumatic metacarpophalangeal amputation of other finger
S68.128A …… initial encounter
S68.128D …… subsequent encounter
S68.128S …… sequela
S68.129 Partial traumatic metacarpophalangeal amputation of unspecified finger
S68.129A …… initial encounter
S68.129D …… subsequent encounter
S68.129S …… sequela
S68.4 Traumatic amputation of hand at wrist level
S68.41 Complete traumatic amputation of hand at wrist level
S68.411 Complete traumatic amputation of right hand at wrist level
S68.411A …… initial encounter
S68.411D …… subsequent encounter
S68.411S …… sequela
S68.412 Complete traumatic amputation of left hand at wrist level
S68.412A …… initial encounter

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