2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S88.919A

Complete traumatic amputation of unspecified lower leg, level unspecified, initial encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • S88.919A is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Complete traumatic amp of unsp lower leg, level unsp, init
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S88.919A became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S88.919A - other international versions of ICD-10 S88.919A may differ.
The following code(s) above S88.919A 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 S88.919A:
  • 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
  • S88
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S88

    Traumatic amputation of lower leg

      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 ankle and foot (S98.-)
    Traumatic amputation of lower leg
ICD-10-CM S88.919A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 913 Traumatic injury with mcc
  • 914 Traumatic injury without mcc
  • 955 Craniotomy for multiple significant trauma
  • 956 Limb reattachment, hip and femur procedures for multiple significant trauma
  • 957 Other o.r. Procedures for multiple significant trauma with mcc
  • 958 Other o.r. Procedures for multiple significant trauma with cc
  • 959 Other o.r. Procedures for multiple significant trauma without cc/mcc
  • 963 Other multiple significant trauma with mcc
  • 964 Other multiple significant trauma with cc
  • 965 Other multiple significant trauma without cc/mcc

Convert S88.919A 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 S88.919A
S88.91 Complete traumatic amputation of lower leg, level unspecified
S88.911 Complete traumatic amputation of right lower leg, level unspecified
S88.911A …… initial encounter
S88.911D …… subsequent encounter
S88.911S …… sequela
S88.912 Complete traumatic amputation of left lower leg, level unspecified
S88.912A …… initial encounter
S88.912D …… subsequent encounter
S88.912S …… sequela
S88.919 Complete traumatic amputation of unspecified lower leg, level unspecified
S88.919A …… initial encounter
S88.919D …… subsequent encounter
S88.919S …… sequela
S88.92 Partial traumatic amputation of lower leg, level unspecified
S88.921 Partial traumatic amputation of right lower leg, level unspecified
S88.921A …… initial encounter
S88.921D …… subsequent encounter
S88.921S …… sequela
S88.922 Partial traumatic amputation of left lower leg, level unspecified
S88.922A …… initial encounter
S88.922D …… subsequent encounter

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