2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S89.149G

Salter-Harris Type IV physeal fracture of lower end of unspecified tibia, subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S89.149G is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Sltr-haris Type IV physl fx low end unsp tibia, 7thG
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM S89.149G became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S89.149G - other international versions of ICD-10 S89.149G may differ.
The following code(s) above S89.149G 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 S89.149G:
  • S00-T88
    2021 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
    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
  • S89
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S89

    Other and unspecified injuries of lower leg

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 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
  • S89.14
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S89.14

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

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • fracture of medial malleolus (adult) (S82.5-)
    Salter-Harris Type IV physeal fracture of lower end of tibia
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.
  • S89.149G is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S89.149G is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 559 Aftercare, musculoskeletal system and connective tissue with mcc
  • 560 Aftercare, musculoskeletal system and connective tissue with cc
  • 561 Aftercare, musculoskeletal system and connective tissue without cc/mcc

Convert S89.149G 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 S89.149G
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
S89.142G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S89.142K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S89.142P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S89.142S …… sequela
S89.149 Salter-Harris Type IV physeal fracture of lower end of unspecified tibia
S89.149A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S89.149D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S89.149G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S89.149K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S89.149P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S89.149S …… sequela
S89.19 Other physeal fracture of lower end of tibia
S89.191 Other physeal fracture of lower end of right tibia
S89.191A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S89.191D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S89.191G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S89.191K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S89.191P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion

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