2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S89.14

Salter-Harris Type IV physeal fracture of lower end of tibia

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • S89.14 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S89.14 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S89.14 - other international versions of ICD-10 S89.14 may differ.
Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as S89.14. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • fracture of medial malleolus (adult) (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S82.5

    Fracture of medial malleolus

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • pilon fracture of distal tibia (S82.87-)
    • Salter-Harris type III of lower end of tibia (S89.13-)
    • Salter-Harris type IV of lower end of tibia (S89.14-)
    S82.5-
    )
The following code(s) above S89.14 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 S89.14:
  • 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
  • S89
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S89

    Other and unspecified injuries of lower leg

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Note
    • A fracture not indicated as open or closed should be coded to closed
    Type 2 Excludes
    • other and unspecified injuries of ankle and foot (S99.-)
    Other and unspecified injuries of lower leg
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
Code annotations containing back-references to S89.14:
  • Type 1 Excludes: S82.5
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S82.5

    Fracture of medial malleolus

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • pilon fracture of distal tibia (S82.87-)
    • Salter-Harris type III of lower end of tibia (S89.13-)
    • Salter-Harris type IV of lower end of tibia (S89.14-)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to S89.14:
  • Fracture, traumatic (abduction) (adduction) (separation) T14.8
    - see also Fracture, pathological
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T14.8

    Other injury of unspecified body region

      2016 2017 2018 - Converted to Parent Code 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Abrasion NOS
    • Contusion NOS
    • Crush injury NOS
    • Fracture NOS
    • Skin injury NOS
    • Vascular injury NOS
    • Wound NOS
    • tibia (shaft) S82.20-
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S82.20-

      Unspecified fracture of shaft of tibia

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Fracture of tibia NOS
      • lower end S82.30-
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S82.30-

        Unspecified fracture of lower end of tibia

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • physeal S89.10-
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S89.10-

          Unspecified physeal fracture of lower end of tibia

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S89.14
S89.132K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S89.132P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S89.132S …… sequela
S89.139 Salter-Harris Type III physeal fracture of lower end of unspecified tibia
S89.139A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S89.139D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S89.139G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S89.139K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S89.139P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S89.139S …… sequela
S89.14 Salter-Harris Type IV physeal fracture of lower end of tibia
S89.141 Salter-Harris Type IV physeal fracture of lower end of right tibia
S89.141A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S89.141D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S89.141G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S89.141K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S89.141P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S89.141S …… sequela
S89.142 Salter-Harris Type IV physeal fracture of lower end of left tibia
S89.142A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S89.142D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing

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