2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S71.149D

Puncture wound with foreign body, unspecified thigh, subsequent encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S71.149D is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Puncture wound with foreign body, unsp thigh, subs encntr
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S71.149D became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S71.149D - other international versions of ICD-10 S71.149D may differ.
The following code(s) above S71.149D 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 S71.149D:
  • 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
  • S71
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S71

    Open wound of hip and thigh

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated wound infection
    Type 1 Excludes
    • open fracture of hip and thigh (S72.-)
    • traumatic amputation of hip and thigh (S78.-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • bite of venomous animal (T63.-)
    • open wound of ankle, foot and toes (S91.-)
    • open wound of knee and lower leg (S81.-)
    Open wound of hip and thigh
Present On Admission
POA Help
"Present On Admission" is defined as present at the time the order for inpatient admission occurs — conditions that develop during an outpatient encounter, including emergency department, observation, or outpatient surgery, are considered POA.
  • S71.149D is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S71.149D is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 949 Aftercare with cc/mcc
  • 950 Aftercare without cc/mcc

Convert S71.149D 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 S71.149D
S71.141 Puncture wound with foreign body, right thigh
S71.141A …… initial encounter
S71.141D …… subsequent encounter
S71.141S …… sequela
S71.142 Puncture wound with foreign body, left thigh
S71.142A …… initial encounter
S71.142D …… subsequent encounter
S71.142S …… sequela
S71.149 Puncture wound with foreign body, unspecified thigh
S71.149A …… initial encounter
S71.149D …… subsequent encounter
S71.149S …… sequela
S71.15 Open bite of thigh
S71.151 Open bite, right thigh
S71.151A …… initial encounter
S71.151D …… subsequent encounter
S71.151S …… sequela
S71.152 Open bite, left thigh
S71.152A …… initial encounter
S71.152D …… subsequent encounter
S71.152S …… sequela

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