2018 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T21.15XA

Burn of first degree of buttock, initial encounter

The following code(s) above T21.15XA contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
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  • 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 T21.15XA:
  • S00-T88
    2018 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
  • T20-T25
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range T20-T25

    Burns and corrosions of external body surface, specified by site

    Includes
    • burns and corrosions of first degree [erythema]
    • burns and corrosions of second degree [blisters][epidermal loss]
    • burns and corrosions of third degree [deep necrosis of underlying tissue] [full- thickness skin loss]
    Use Additional
    • code from category T31 or T32 to identify extent of body surface involved
    Burns and corrosions of external body surface, specified by site
  • T21
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T21

    Burn and corrosion of trunk

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • burns and corrosion of hip region
    Type 2 Excludes
    • burns and corrosion of axilla (T22.- with fifth character 4)
    • burns and corrosion of scapular region (T22.- with fifth character 6)
    • burns and corrosion of shoulder (T22.- with fifth character 5)
    Burn and corrosion of trunk
  • T21.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T21.1

    Burn of first degree of trunk

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Use Additional
    • external cause code to identify the source, place and intent of the burn (X00-X19, X75-X77, X96-X98, Y92)
    Burn of first degree of trunk
  • T21.15
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T21.15

    Burn of first degree of buttock

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Burn of first degree of anus
    Burn of first degree of buttock
Approximate Synonyms ICD-10-CM T21.15XA is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

Convert T21.15XA to ICD-9-CM

Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To T21.15XA
T21.12XS …… sequela
T21.13 Burn of first degree of upper back
T21.13XA …… initial encounter
T21.13XD …… subsequent encounter
T21.13XS …… sequela
T21.14 Burn of first degree of lower back
T21.14XA …… initial encounter
T21.14XD …… subsequent encounter
T21.14XS …… sequela
T21.15 Burn of first degree of buttock
T21.15XA …… initial encounter
T21.15XD …… subsequent encounter
T21.15XS …… sequela
T21.16 Burn of first degree of male genital region
T21.16XA …… initial encounter
T21.16XD …… subsequent encounter
T21.16XS …… sequela
T21.17 Burn of first degree of female genital region
T21.17XA …… initial encounter
T21.17XD …… subsequent encounter
T21.17XS …… sequela

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