2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S75.021A

Major laceration of femoral artery, right leg, initial encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • S75.021A is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Major laceration of femoral artery, right leg, init encntr
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S75.021A became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S75.021A - other international versions of ICD-10 S75.021A may differ.
The following code(s) above S75.021A 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 S75.021A:
  • 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
  • S75
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S75

    Injury of blood vessels at hip and thigh level

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound (S71.-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • injury of blood vessels at lower leg level (S85.-)
    • injury of popliteal artery (S85.0)
    Injury of blood vessels at hip and thigh level
  • S75.02
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S75.02

    Major laceration of femoral artery

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Complete transection of femoral artery
    • Traumatic rupture of femoral artery
    Major laceration of femoral artery
Approximate Synonyms
  • Right femoral artery complete transection
ICD-10-CM S75.021A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 913 Traumatic injury with mcc
  • 914 Traumatic injury 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 S75.021A 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 S75.021A
S75.012 Minor laceration of femoral artery, left leg
S75.012A …… initial encounter
S75.012D …… subsequent encounter
S75.012S …… sequela
S75.019 Minor laceration of femoral artery, unspecified leg
S75.019A …… initial encounter
S75.019D …… subsequent encounter
S75.019S …… sequela
S75.02 Major laceration of femoral artery
S75.021 Major laceration of femoral artery, right leg
S75.021A …… initial encounter
S75.021D …… subsequent encounter
S75.021S …… sequela
S75.022 Major laceration of femoral artery, left leg
S75.022A …… initial encounter
S75.022D …… subsequent encounter
S75.022S …… sequela
S75.029 Major laceration of femoral artery, unspecified leg
S75.029A …… initial encounter
S75.029D …… subsequent encounter
S75.029S …… sequela

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