2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S76.121D

Laceration of right quadriceps muscle, fascia and tendon, subsequent encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S76.121D is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Laceration of right quadriceps musc/fasc/tend, subs
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S76.121D became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S76.121D - other international versions of ICD-10 S76.121D may differ.
The following code(s) above S76.121D 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 S76.121D:
  • 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
  • S76
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S76

    Injury of muscle, fascia and tendon 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 muscle, fascia and tendon at lower leg level (S86)
    • sprain of joint and ligament of hip (S73.1)
    Injury of muscle, fascia and tendon at hip and thigh level
  • S76.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S76.1

    Injury of quadriceps muscle, fascia and tendon

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Injury of patellar ligament (tendon)
    Injury of quadriceps muscle, fascia and tendon
Present On Admission
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"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.
  • S76.121D is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S76.121D is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 949 Aftercare with cc/mcc
  • 950 Aftercare without cc/mcc

Convert S76.121D 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 S76.121D
S76.112A …… initial encounter
S76.112D …… subsequent encounter
S76.112S …… sequela
S76.119 Strain of unspecified quadriceps muscle, fascia and tendon
S76.119A …… initial encounter
S76.119D …… subsequent encounter
S76.119S …… sequela
S76.12 Laceration of quadriceps muscle, fascia and tendon
S76.121 Laceration of right quadriceps muscle, fascia and tendon
S76.121A …… initial encounter
S76.121D …… subsequent encounter
S76.121S …… sequela
S76.122 Laceration of left quadriceps muscle, fascia and tendon
S76.122A …… initial encounter
S76.122D …… subsequent encounter
S76.122S …… sequela
S76.129 Laceration of unspecified quadriceps muscle, fascia and tendon
S76.129A …… initial encounter
S76.129D …… subsequent encounter
S76.129S …… sequela
S76.19 Other specified injury of quadriceps muscle, fascia and tendon

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