2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S96.121S

Laceration of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, right foot, sequela

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S96.121S is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Lacerat msl/tnd lng extn msl toe at ank/ft lev, r foot, sqla
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM S96.121S became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S96.121S - other international versions of ICD-10 S96.121S may differ.
The following code(s) above S96.121S 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 S96.121S:
  • S00-T88
    2019 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
  • S90-S99
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range S90-S99

    Injuries to the ankle and foot

    Type 2 Excludes
    • burns and corrosions (T20-T32)
    • fracture of ankle and malleolus (S82.-)
    • frostbite (T33-T34)
    • insect bite or sting, venomous (T63.4)
    Injuries to the ankle and foot
  • S96
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S96

    Injury of muscle and tendon at ankle and foot level

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound (S91.-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • injury of Achilles tendon (S86.0-)
    • sprain of joints and ligaments of ankle and foot (S93.-)
    Injury of muscle and tendon at ankle and foot 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.
  • S96.121S is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S96.121S is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 604 Trauma to the skin, subcutaneous tissue and breast with mcc
  • 605 Trauma to the skin, subcutaneous tissue and breast without mcc

Convert S96.121S 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S96.121S
S96.112D …… subsequent encounter
S96.112S …… sequela
S96.119 Strain of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot
S96.119A …… initial encounter
S96.119D …… subsequent encounter
S96.119S …… sequela
S96.12 Laceration of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level
S96.121 Laceration of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, right foot
S96.121A …… initial encounter
S96.121D …… subsequent encounter
S96.121S …… sequela
S96.122 Laceration of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, left foot
S96.122A …… initial encounter
S96.122D …… subsequent encounter
S96.122S …… sequela
S96.129 Laceration of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot
S96.129A …… initial encounter
S96.129D …… subsequent encounter
S96.129S …… sequela
S96.19 Other specified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level
S96.191 Other specified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, right foot

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