2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T22.159S

Burn of first degree of unspecified shoulder, sequela

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • T22.159S is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM T22.159S became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T22.159S - other international versions of ICD-10 T22.159S may differ.
The following code(s) above T22.159S 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 T22.159S:
  • 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
  • T20-T25
    2021 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
  • T22
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T22

    Burn and corrosion of shoulder and upper limb, except wrist and hand

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • burn and corrosion of interscapular region (T21.-)
    • burn and corrosion of wrist and hand (T23.-)
    Burn and corrosion of shoulder and upper limb, except wrist and hand
  • T22.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T22.1

    Burn of first degree of shoulder and upper limb, except wrist and hand

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 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 shoulder and upper limb, except wrist and hand
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.
  • T22.159S is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM T22.159S is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 604 Trauma to the skin, subcutaneous tissue and breast with mcc
  • 605 Trauma to the skin, subcutaneous tissue and breast without mcc

Convert T22.159S 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 T22.159S
T22.151A …… initial encounter
T22.151D …… subsequent encounter
T22.151S …… sequela
T22.152 Burn of first degree of left shoulder
T22.152A …… initial encounter
T22.152D …… subsequent encounter
T22.152S …… sequela
T22.159 Burn of first degree of unspecified shoulder
T22.159A …… initial encounter
T22.159D …… subsequent encounter
T22.159S …… sequela
T22.16 Burn of first degree of scapular region
T22.161 Burn of first degree of right scapular region
T22.161A …… initial encounter
T22.161D …… subsequent encounter
T22.161S …… sequela
T22.162 Burn of first degree of left scapular region
T22.162A …… initial encounter
T22.162D …… subsequent encounter
T22.162S …… sequela
T22.169 Burn of first degree of unspecified scapular region

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