2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T34.60XS

Frostbite with tissue necrosis of unspecified hip and thigh, sequela

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • T34.60XS is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Frostbite w tissue necrosis of unsp hip and thigh, sequela
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM T34.60XS became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T34.60XS - other international versions of ICD-10 T34.60XS may differ.
The following code(s) above T34.60XS 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 T34.60XS:
  • 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
  • T33-T34
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range T33-T34

    Frostbite

    Type 2 Excludes
    • hypothermia and other effects of reduced temperature (T68, T69.-)
    Frostbite
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.
  • T34.60XS is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM T34.60XS is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 922 Other injury, poisoning and toxic effect diagnoses with mcc
  • 923 Other injury, poisoning and toxic effect diagnoses without mcc

Convert T34.60XS 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 T34.60XS
T34.532D …… subsequent encounter
T34.532S …… sequela
T34.539 Frostbite with tissue necrosis of unspecified finger(s)
T34.539A …… initial encounter
T34.539D …… subsequent encounter
T34.539S …… sequela
T34.6 Frostbite with tissue necrosis of hip and thigh
T34.60 Frostbite with tissue necrosis of unspecified hip and thigh
T34.60XA …… initial encounter
T34.60XD …… subsequent encounter
T34.60XS …… sequela
T34.61 Frostbite with tissue necrosis of right hip and thigh
T34.61XA …… initial encounter
T34.61XD …… subsequent encounter
T34.61XS …… sequela
T34.62 Frostbite with tissue necrosis of left hip and thigh
T34.62XA …… initial encounter
T34.62XD …… subsequent encounter
T34.62XS …… sequela
T34.7 Frostbite with tissue necrosis of knee and lower leg
T34.70 Frostbite with tissue necrosis of unspecified knee and lower leg

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