2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S69.9

Unspecified injury of wrist, hand and finger(s)

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • S69.9 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S69.9 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S69.9 - other international versions of ICD-10 S69.9 may differ.
The following code(s) above S69.9 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 S69.9:
  • 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
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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to S69.9:
  • 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 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Injury NOS

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S69.9
S69.80XD …… subsequent encounter
S69.80XS …… sequela
S69.81 Other specified injuries of right wrist, hand and finger(s)
S69.81XA …… initial encounter
S69.81XD …… subsequent encounter
S69.81XS …… sequela
S69.82 Other specified injuries of left wrist, hand and finger(s)
S69.82XA …… initial encounter
S69.82XD …… subsequent encounter
S69.82XS …… sequela
S69.9 Unspecified injury of wrist, hand and finger(s)
S69.90 Unspecified injury of unspecified wrist, hand and finger(s)
S69.90XA …… initial encounter
S69.90XD …… subsequent encounter
S69.90XS …… sequela
S69.91 Unspecified injury of right wrist, hand and finger(s)
S69.91XA …… initial encounter
S69.91XD …… subsequent encounter
S69.91XS …… sequela
S69.92 Unspecified injury of left wrist, hand and finger(s)
S69.92XA …… initial encounter

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