2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S76.999S

Other specified injury of unspecified muscles, fascia and tendons at thigh level, unspecified thigh, sequela

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S76.999S is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Inj unsp musc/fasc/tend at thigh level, unsp thigh, sequela
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM S76.999S became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S76.999S - other international versions of ICD-10 S76.999S may differ.
The following code(s) above S76.999S 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 S76.999S:
  • 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
  • S76
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S76

    Injury of muscle, fascia and tendon 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 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
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.
  • S76.999S is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S76.999S is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 913 Traumatic injury with mcc
  • 914 Traumatic injury without mcc

Convert S76.999S 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S76.999S
S76.991A …… initial encounter
S76.991D …… subsequent encounter
S76.991S …… sequela
S76.992 Other specified injury of unspecified muscles, fascia and tendons at thigh level, left thigh
S76.992A …… initial encounter
S76.992D …… subsequent encounter
S76.992S …… sequela
S76.999 Other specified injury of unspecified muscles, fascia and tendons at thigh level, unspecified thigh
S76.999A …… initial encounter
S76.999D …… subsequent encounter
S76.999S …… sequela
S77 Crushing injury of hip and thigh
S77.0 Crushing injury of hip
S77.00 Crushing injury of unspecified hip
S77.00XA …… initial encounter
S77.00XD …… subsequent encounter
S77.00XS …… sequela
S77.01 Crushing injury of right hip
S77.01XA …… initial encounter
S77.01XD …… subsequent encounter
S77.01XS …… sequela

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