Laceration without foreign body of right wrist, initial encounter. S61.511A is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes. The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM S61.511A became effective on October 1, 2018.
How do you treat a wrist laceration?
Hand and wrist laceration treatmentAntibiotics—medicine for infection.Antiseptic—a lotion or cream application.Bandaging—covering for the area surrounding the laceration.Cleaning the wound—with saline or water.Stitches—special types of thread that hold wound edges together while they heal.More items…
What is ICD-10 code for wound hand?
Table: CodeSubsectionS61Subsection DescriptionOpen wound of wrist and hand
What is the ICD-10 code for right wrist pain?
ICD-10 | Pain in right wrist (M25. 531)
What is the ICD 9 code for hand laceration?
Short description: Open wound of hand. ICD-9-CM 882.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 882.0 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015.
What is the ICD-10 code for open wound?
Unspecified open wound, unspecified foot, initial encounter S91. 309A is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
What is lacerated wound?
A laceration or cut refers to a skin wound. Unlike an abrasion, none of the skin is missing. A cut is typically thought of as a wound caused by a sharp object, like a shard of glass. Lacerations tend to be caused by blunt trauma.
What is the ICD-10 code for right forearm pain?
ICD-10 | Pain in right forearm (M79. 631)
What is the ICD-10 code for right thumb pain?
ICD-10-CM Code for Pain in right finger(s) M79. 644.
What is the ICD-10 code for right ankle pain?
ICD-10 | Pain in right ankle and joints of right foot (M25. 571)
What is the CPT code for laceration repair?
The code sets for laceration repair are:12001-12007 for simple repair to scalp, neck, axillae, external genitalia, trunk, and/or extremities (including hands and feet)G0168 for wound closure using tissue adhesive only when the claim is being billed to Medicare.More items…•May 31, 2017
What is the diagnosis for ICD-10 code R50 9?
ICD-10 code: R50. 9 Fever, unspecified – gesund.bund.de.
What is ICD-10 code for coronary artery disease?
Code I25* is the diagnosis code used for Chronic Ischemic Heart Disease, also known as Coronary artery disease (CAD). It is a is a group of diseases that includes: stable angina, unstable angina, myocardial infarction, and sudden coronary death.
What is 7th Character Extension?
For codes less than 6 characters that require a 7th character a placeholder ‘X’ should be assigned for all characters less than 6. The 7th character must always be the 7th position of a code. E.g. The ICD-10-CM code T67.4 (Heat exhaustion due to salt depletion) requires an Episode of Care identifier.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for ‘S61.521 – Laceration with foreign body of right wrist’
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