2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T26.40XS

Burn of unspecified eye and adnexa, part unspecified, sequela

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • T26.40XS is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Burn of unsp eye and adnexa, part unspecified, sequela
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM T26.40XS became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T26.40XS - other international versions of ICD-10 T26.40XS may differ.
The following code(s) above T26.40XS 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 T26.40XS:
  • 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
  • T26.4
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T26.4

    Burn of eye and adnexa, part unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 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 eye and adnexa, part unspecified
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.
  • T26.40XS is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM T26.40XS 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 T26.40XS 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 T26.40XS
T26.31XD …… subsequent encounter
T26.31XS …… sequela
T26.32 Burns of other specified parts of left eye and adnexa
T26.32XA …… initial encounter
T26.32XD …… subsequent encounter
T26.32XS …… sequela
T26.4 Burn of eye and adnexa, part unspecified
T26.40 Burn of unspecified eye and adnexa, part unspecified
T26.40XA …… initial encounter
T26.40XD …… subsequent encounter
T26.40XS …… sequela
T26.41 Burn of right eye and adnexa, part unspecified
T26.41XA …… initial encounter
T26.41XD …… subsequent encounter
T26.41XS …… sequela
T26.42 Burn of left eye and adnexa, part unspecified
T26.42XA …… initial encounter
T26.42XD …… subsequent encounter
T26.42XS …… sequela
T26.5 Corrosion of eyelid and periocular area
T26.50 Corrosion of unspecified eyelid and periocular area

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