2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S86.029S

Laceration of unspecified Achilles tendon, sequela

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S86.029S is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM S86.029S became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S86.029S - other international versions of ICD-10 S86.029S may differ.
The following code(s) above S86.029S 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 S86.029S:
  • S00-T88
    2021 ICD-10-CM Range S00-T88

    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes

    • 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
    2021 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
  • S86
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S86

    Injury of muscle, fascia and tendon at lower leg level

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound (S81.-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • injury of muscle, fascia and tendon at ankle (S96.-)
    • injury of patellar ligament (tendon) (S76.1-)
    • sprain of joints and ligaments of knee (S83.-)
    Injury of muscle, fascia and tendon at lower leg 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.
  • S86.029S is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S86.029S is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 604 Trauma to the skin, subcutaneous tissue and breast with mcc
  • 605 Trauma to the skin, subcutaneous tissue and breast without mcc

Convert S86.029S 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
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S86.029S
S86.021A …… initial encounter
S86.021D …… subsequent encounter
S86.021S …… sequela
S86.022 Laceration of left Achilles tendon
S86.022A …… initial encounter
S86.022D …… subsequent encounter
S86.022S …… sequela
S86.029 Laceration of unspecified Achilles tendon
S86.029A …… initial encounter
S86.029D …… subsequent encounter
S86.029S …… sequela
S86.09 Other specified injury of Achilles tendon
S86.091 Other specified injury of right Achilles tendon
S86.091A …… initial encounter
S86.091D …… subsequent encounter
S86.091S …… sequela
S86.092 Other specified injury of left Achilles tendon
S86.092A …… initial encounter
S86.092D …… subsequent encounter
S86.092S …… sequela
S86.099 Other specified injury of unspecified Achilles tendon

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