2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S78.122D

Partial traumatic amputation at level between left hip and knee, subsequent encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S78.122D is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Partial traumatic amp at level betw left hip and knee, subs
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S78.122D became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S78.122D - other international versions of ICD-10 S78.122D may differ.
The following code(s) above S78.122D 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 S78.122D:
  • 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
  • S78
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S78

    Traumatic amputation of hip and thigh

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • An amputation not identified as partial or complete should be coded to complete
    Type 1 Excludes
    • traumatic amputation of knee (S88.0-)
    Traumatic amputation of hip and thigh
  • S78.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S78.1

    Traumatic amputation at level between hip and knee

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • traumatic amputation of knee (S88.0-)
    Traumatic amputation at level between hip and knee
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.
  • S78.122D is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S78.122D is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 949 Aftercare with cc/mcc
  • 950 Aftercare without cc/mcc

Convert S78.122D 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 S78.122D
S78.119A …… initial encounter
S78.119D …… subsequent encounter
S78.119S …… sequela
S78.12 Partial traumatic amputation at level between hip and knee
S78.121 Partial traumatic amputation at level between right hip and knee
S78.121A …… initial encounter
S78.121D …… subsequent encounter
S78.121S …… sequela
S78.122 Partial traumatic amputation at level between left hip and knee
S78.122A …… initial encounter
S78.122D …… subsequent encounter
S78.122S …… sequela
S78.129 Partial traumatic amputation at level between unspecified hip and knee
S78.129A …… initial encounter
S78.129D …… subsequent encounter
S78.129S …… sequela
S78.9 Traumatic amputation of hip and thigh, level unspecified
S78.91 Complete traumatic amputation of hip and thigh, level unspecified
S78.911 Complete traumatic amputation of right hip and thigh, level unspecified
S78.911A …… initial encounter
S78.911D …… subsequent encounter

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