2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S83.206D

Unspecified tear of unspecified meniscus, current injury, right knee, subsequent encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S83.206D is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Unsp tear of unsp meniscus, current injury, right knee, subs
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S83.206D became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S83.206D - other international versions of ICD-10 S83.206D may differ.
The following code(s) above S83.206D 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 S83.206D:
  • 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
  • S83
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S83

    Dislocation and sprain of joints and ligaments of knee

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound
    Includes
    • avulsion of joint or ligament of knee
    • laceration of cartilage, joint or ligament of knee
    • sprain of cartilage, joint or ligament of knee
    • traumatic hemarthrosis of joint or ligament of knee
    • traumatic rupture of joint or ligament of knee
    • traumatic subluxation of joint or ligament of knee
    • traumatic tear of joint or ligament of knee
    Type 1 Excludes
    • derangement of patella (M22.0-M22.3)
    • injury of patellar ligament (tendon) (S76.1-)
    • internal derangement of knee (M23.-)
    • old dislocation of knee (M24.36)
    • pathological dislocation of knee (M24.36)
    • recurrent dislocation of knee (M22.0)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • strain of muscle, fascia and tendon of lower leg (S86.-)
    Dislocation and sprain of joints and ligaments of knee
  • S83.2
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S83.2

    Tear of meniscus, current injury

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • old bucket-handle tear (M23.2)
    Tear of meniscus, current injury
  • S83.20
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S83.20

    Tear of unspecified meniscus, current injury

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Tear of meniscus of knee NOS
    Tear of unspecified meniscus, current injury
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.
  • S83.206D is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S83.206D is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 949 Aftercare with cc/mcc
  • 950 Aftercare without cc/mcc

Convert S83.206D 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 S83.206D
S83.204 Other tear of unspecified meniscus, current injury, left knee
S83.204A …… initial encounter
S83.204D …… subsequent encounter
S83.204S …… sequela
S83.205 Other tear of unspecified meniscus, current injury, unspecified knee
S83.205A …… initial encounter
S83.205D …… subsequent encounter
S83.205S …… sequela
S83.206 Unspecified tear of unspecified meniscus, current injury, right knee
S83.206A …… initial encounter
S83.206D …… subsequent encounter
S83.206S …… sequela
S83.207 Unspecified tear of unspecified meniscus, current injury, left knee
S83.207A …… initial encounter
S83.207D …… subsequent encounter
S83.207S …… sequela
S83.209 Unspecified tear of unspecified meniscus, current injury, unspecified knee
S83.209A …… initial encounter
S83.209D …… subsequent encounter
S83.209S …… sequela
S83.21 Bucket-handle tear of medial meniscus, current injury

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