2018/2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S70.929A

Unspecified superficial injury of unspecified thigh, initial encounter

The following code(s) above S70.929A 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 S70.929A:
  • S00-T88
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range S00-T88

    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes

    • 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
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range S70-S79

    Injuries to the hip and thigh

    Type 2 Excludes
    Injuries to the hip and thigh
ICD-10-CM S70.929A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):

Convert S70.929A to ICD-9-CM

Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S70.929A
S70.92 Unspecified superficial injury of thigh
S70.921 Unspecified superficial injury of right thigh
S70.921A …… initial encounter
S70.921D …… subsequent encounter
S70.921S …… sequela
S70.922 Unspecified superficial injury of left thigh
S70.922A …… initial encounter
S70.922D …… subsequent encounter
S70.922S …… sequela
S70.929 Unspecified superficial injury of unspecified thigh
S70.929A …… initial encounter
S70.929D …… subsequent encounter
S70.929S …… sequela
S71 Open wound of hip and thigh
S71.0 Open wound of hip
S71.00 Unspecified open wound of hip
S71.001 Unspecified open wound, right hip
S71.001A …… initial encounter
S71.001D …… subsequent encounter
S71.001S …… sequela
S71.002 Unspecified open wound, left hip

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