2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S74.90

Injury of unspecified nerve at hip and thigh level, unspecified leg

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • S74.90 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • Short description: Injury of unsp nerve at hip and thigh level, unspecified leg
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM S74.90 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S74.90 - other international versions of ICD-10 S74.90 may differ.
The following code(s) above S74.90 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 S74.90:
  • S00-T88
    2019 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
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range S70-S79

    Injuries to the hip and thigh

    Type 2 Excludes
    Injuries to the hip and thigh
  • S74
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S74

    Injury of nerves at hip and thigh level

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound (S71.-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • injury of nerves at ankle and foot level (S94.-)
    • injury of nerves at lower leg level (S84.-)
    Injury of nerves at hip and thigh level
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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S74.90
S74.8X1S …… sequela
S74.8X2 Injury of other nerves at hip and thigh level, left leg
S74.8X2A …… initial encounter
S74.8X2D …… subsequent encounter
S74.8X2S …… sequela
S74.8X9 Injury of other nerves at hip and thigh level, unspecified leg
S74.8X9A …… initial encounter
S74.8X9D …… subsequent encounter
S74.8X9S …… sequela
S74.9 Injury of unspecified nerve at hip and thigh level
S74.90 Injury of unspecified nerve at hip and thigh level, unspecified leg
S74.90XA …… initial encounter
S74.90XD …… subsequent encounter
S74.90XS …… sequela
S74.91 Injury of unspecified nerve at hip and thigh level, right leg
S74.91XA …… initial encounter
S74.91XD …… subsequent encounter
S74.91XS …… sequela
S74.92 Injury of unspecified nerve at hip and thigh level, left leg
S74.92XA …… initial encounter
S74.92XD …… subsequent encounter

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