External causes of morbidity
Legal intervention, operations of war, military operations, and terrorism
2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Y37.420S
Military operations involving firearms pellets, military personnel, sequela
2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
- Y37.420S is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
- Short description: Milt op involving firearms pellets, milt, sequela
- The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM Y37.420S became effective on October 1, 2019.
- This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Y37.420S - other international versions of ICD-10 Y37.420S may differ.
- Y37.420S describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.
Present On Admission
The following code(s) above Y37.420S
contain 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 Y37.420S
"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.
- Y37.420S is considered exempt from POA reporting.
Convert Y37.420S to ICD-9-CM
- 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 Y37.420S
Military operations involving rubber bullets, civilian
Military operations involving firearms pellets
Military operations involving firearms pellets, military personnel
Military operations involving firearms pellets, civilian
Military operations involving other firearms discharge
Military operations involving other firearms discharge, military personnel
Military operations involving other firearms discharge, civilian
Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.