2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S81.019D

Laceration without foreign body, unspecified knee, subsequent encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S81.019D is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Laceration without foreign body, unsp knee, subs encntr
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S81.019D became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S81.019D - other international versions of ICD-10 S81.019D may differ.
The following code(s) above S81.019D 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 S81.019D:
  • 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
  • S80-S89
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range S80-S89

    Injuries to the knee and lower leg

    Type 2 Excludes
    • burns and corrosions (T20-T32)
    • frostbite (T33-T34)
    • injuries of ankle and foot, except fracture of ankle and malleolus (S90-S99)
    • insect bite or sting, venomous (T63.4)
    Injuries to the knee and lower leg
  • S81
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S81

    Open wound of knee and lower leg

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated wound infection
    Type 1 Excludes
    • open fracture of knee and lower leg (S82.-)
    • traumatic amputation of lower leg (S88.-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • open wound of ankle and foot (S91.-)
    Open wound of knee and lower leg
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.
  • S81.019D is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S81.019D is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 949 Aftercare with cc/mcc
  • 950 Aftercare without cc/mcc

Convert S81.019D 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 S81.019D
S81.011 Laceration without foreign body, right knee
S81.011A …… initial encounter
S81.011D …… subsequent encounter
S81.011S …… sequela
S81.012 Laceration without foreign body, left knee
S81.012A …… initial encounter
S81.012D …… subsequent encounter
S81.012S …… sequela
S81.019 Laceration without foreign body, unspecified knee
S81.019A …… initial encounter
S81.019D …… subsequent encounter
S81.019S …… sequela
S81.02 Laceration with foreign body of knee
S81.021 Laceration with foreign body, right knee
S81.021A …… initial encounter
S81.021D …… subsequent encounter
S81.021S …… sequela
S81.022 Laceration with foreign body, left knee
S81.022A …… initial encounter
S81.022D …… subsequent encounter
S81.022S …… sequela

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