2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S70.27

Other superficial bite of hip

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • S70.27 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 S70.27 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S70.27 - other international versions of ICD-10 S70.27 may differ.
Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as S70.27. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • open bite of hip (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S71.05

    Open bite of hip

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Bite of hip NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    S71.05-
    )
The following code(s) above S70.27 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 S70.27:
  • 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
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
Code annotations containing back-references to S70.27:
  • Type 1 Excludes: S71.05
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S71.05

    Open bite of hip

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Bite of hip NOS
    Type 1 Excludes

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to S70.27:
  • Bite(s) (animal) (human)
    • hip S71.05-
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S71.05-

      Open bite of hip

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Bite of hip NOS
      Type 1 Excludes

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S70.27
S70.261D …… subsequent encounter
S70.261S …… sequela
S70.262 Insect bite (nonvenomous), left hip
S70.262A …… initial encounter
S70.262D …… subsequent encounter
S70.262S …… sequela
S70.269 Insect bite (nonvenomous), unspecified hip
S70.269A …… initial encounter
S70.269D …… subsequent encounter
S70.269S …… sequela
S70.27 Other superficial bite of hip
S70.271 Other superficial bite of hip, right hip
S70.271A …… initial encounter
S70.271D …… subsequent encounter
S70.271S …… sequela
S70.272 Other superficial bite of hip, left hip
S70.272A …… initial encounter
S70.272D …… subsequent encounter
S70.272S …… sequela
S70.279 Other superficial bite of hip, unspecified hip
S70.279A …… initial encounter

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