2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S96.999D

Other specified injury of unspecified muscle and tendon at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot, subsequent encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S96.999D is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Inj unsp msl/tnd at ankle and foot level, unsp foot, subs
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S96.999D became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S96.999D - other international versions of ICD-10 S96.999D may differ.
The following code(s) above S96.999D 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 S96.999D:
  • 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
  • S90-S99
    2020 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 2020 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.
  • S96.999D is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S96.999D is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 949 Aftercare with cc/mcc
  • 950 Aftercare without cc/mcc

Convert S96.999D 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 S96.999D
S96.991 Other specified injury of unspecified muscle and tendon at ankle and foot level, right foot
S96.991A …… initial encounter
S96.991D …… subsequent encounter
S96.991S …… sequela
S96.992 Other specified injury of unspecified muscle and tendon at ankle and foot level, left foot
S96.992A …… initial encounter
S96.992D …… subsequent encounter
S96.992S …… sequela
S96.999 Other specified injury of unspecified muscle and tendon at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot
S96.999A …… initial encounter
S96.999D …… subsequent encounter
S96.999S …… sequela
S97 Crushing injury of ankle and foot
S97.0 Crushing injury of ankle
S97.00 Crushing injury of unspecified ankle
S97.00XA …… initial encounter
S97.00XD …… subsequent encounter
S97.00XS …… sequela
S97.01 Crushing injury of right ankle
S97.01XA …… initial encounter
S97.01XD …… subsequent encounter

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