2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S70.12XA

Contusion of left thigh, initial encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • S70.12XA is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S70.12XA became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S70.12XA - other international versions of ICD-10 S70.12XA may differ.
The following code(s) above S70.12XA 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 S70.12XA:
  • 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
  • S70-S79
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range S70-S79

    Injuries to the hip and thigh

    Type 2 Excludes
    Injuries to the hip and thigh
Approximate Synonyms
  • Left thigh contusion
  • Left thigh hematoma
ICD-10-CM S70.12XA is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 604 Trauma to the skin, subcutaneous tissue and breast with mcc
  • 605 Trauma to the skin, subcutaneous tissue and breast without mcc
  • 955 Craniotomy for multiple significant trauma
  • 956 Limb reattachment, hip and femur procedures for multiple significant trauma
  • 957 Other o.r. Procedures for multiple significant trauma with mcc
  • 958 Other o.r. Procedures for multiple significant trauma with cc
  • 959 Other o.r. Procedures for multiple significant trauma without cc/mcc
  • 963 Other multiple significant trauma with mcc
  • 964 Other multiple significant trauma with cc
  • 965 Other multiple significant trauma without cc/mcc

Convert S70.12XA 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): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S70.12XA
S70.1 Contusion of thigh
S70.10 Contusion of unspecified thigh
S70.10XA …… initial encounter
S70.10XD …… subsequent encounter
S70.10XS …… sequela
S70.11 Contusion of right thigh
S70.11XA …… initial encounter
S70.11XD …… subsequent encounter
S70.11XS …… sequela
S70.12 Contusion of left thigh
S70.12XA …… initial encounter
S70.12XD …… subsequent encounter
S70.12XS …… sequela
S70.2 Other superficial injuries of hip
S70.21 Abrasion of hip
S70.211 Abrasion, right hip
S70.211A …… initial encounter
S70.211D …… subsequent encounter
S70.211S …… sequela
S70.212 Abrasion, left hip
S70.212A …… initial encounter

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