Code also for any associated infection

Includes:

  • injuries of ear
  • injuries of eye
  • injuries of face [any part]
  • injuries of gum
  • injuries of jaw
  • injuries of oral cavity
  • injuries of palate
  • injuries of periocular area
  • injuries of scalp
  • injuries of temporomandibular joint area
  • injuries of tongue
  • injuries of tooth

Excludes2

  • burns and corrosions (T20-T32)
  • effects of foreign body in ear (T16)
  • effects of foreign body in larynx (T17.3)
  • effects of foreign body in mouth NOS (T18.0)
  • effects of foreign body in nose (T17.0-T17.1)
  • effects of foreign body in pharynx (T17.2)
  • effects of foreign body on external eye (T15.-)
  • frostbite (T33-T34)
  • insect bite or sting, venomous (T63.4)
  1. S00 Superficial injury of head

    Excludes1

    • diffuse cerebral contusion (S06.2-)
    • focal cerebral contusion (S06.3-)
    • injury of eye and orbit (S05.-)
    • open wound of head (S01.-)

    The appropriate 7th character is to be added to each code from category S00

    • A - initial encounter
    • D - subsequent encounter
    • S - sequela
    1. S00.0 Superficial injury of scalp

      1. S00.00 Unspecified superficial injury of scalp

      2. S00.01 Abrasion of scalp

      3. S00.02 Blister (nonthermal) of scalp

      4. S00.03 Contusion of scalp

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Bruise of scalp
        • Hematoma of scalp
      5. S00.04 External constriction of part of scalp

      6. S00.05 Superficial foreign body of scalp

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Splinter in the scalp
      7. S00.06 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of scalp

      8. S00.07 Other superficial bite of scalp

    2. S00.1 Contusion of eyelid and periocular area

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Black eye
      1. S00.10 Contusion of unspecified eyelid and periocular area

      2. S00.11 Contusion of right eyelid and periocular area

      3. S00.12 Contusion of left eyelid and periocular area

    3. S00.2 Other and unspecified superficial injuries of eyelid and periocular area

      1. S00.20 Unspecified superficial injury of eyelid and periocular area

        • S00.201 Unspecified superficial injury of right eyelid and periocular area
        • S00.202 Unspecified superficial injury of left eyelid and periocular area
        • S00.209 Unspecified superficial injury of unspecified eyelid and periocular area
      2. S00.21 Abrasion of eyelid and periocular area

        • S00.211 Abrasion of right eyelid and periocular area
        • S00.212 Abrasion of left eyelid and periocular area
        • S00.219 Abrasion of unspecified eyelid and periocular area
      3. S00.22 Blister (nonthermal) of eyelid and periocular area

        • S00.221 Blister (nonthermal) of right eyelid and periocular area
        • S00.222 Blister (nonthermal) of left eyelid and periocular area
        • S00.229 Blister (nonthermal) of unspecified eyelid and periocular area
      4. S00.24 External constriction of eyelid and periocular area

        • S00.241 External constriction of right eyelid and periocular area
        • S00.242 External constriction of left eyelid and periocular area
        • S00.249 External constriction of unspecified eyelid and periocular area
      5. S00.25 Superficial foreign body of eyelid and periocular area

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Splinter of eyelid and periocular area
        • S00.251 Superficial foreign body of right eyelid and periocular area
        • S00.252 Superficial foreign body of left eyelid and periocular area
        • S00.259 Superficial foreign body of unspecified eyelid and periocular area
      6. S00.26 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of eyelid and periocular area

        • S00.261 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of right eyelid and periocular area
        • S00.262 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of left eyelid and periocular area
        • S00.269 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of unspecified eyelid and periocular area
      7. S00.27 Other superficial bite of eyelid and periocular area

        • S00.271 Other superficial bite of right eyelid and periocular area
        • S00.272 Other superficial bite of left eyelid and periocular area
        • S00.279 Other superficial bite of unspecified eyelid and periocular area
    4. S00.3 Superficial injury of nose

      1. S00.30 Unspecified superficial injury of nose

      2. S00.31 Abrasion of nose

      3. S00.32 Blister (nonthermal) of nose

      4. S00.33 Contusion of nose

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Bruise of nose
        • Hematoma of nose
      5. S00.34 External constriction of nose

      6. S00.35 Superficial foreign body of nose

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Splinter in the nose
      7. S00.36 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of nose

      8. S00.37 Other superficial bite of nose

    5. S00.4 Superficial injury of ear

      1. S00.40 Unspecified superficial injury of ear

        • S00.401 Unspecified superficial injury of right ear
        • S00.402 Unspecified superficial injury of left ear
        • S00.409 Unspecified superficial injury of unspecified ear
      2. S00.41 Abrasion of ear

      3. S00.42 Blister (nonthermal) of ear

        • S00.421 Blister (nonthermal) of right ear
        • S00.422 Blister (nonthermal) of left ear
        • S00.429 Blister (nonthermal) of unspecified ear
      4. S00.43 Contusion of ear

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Bruise of ear
        • Hematoma of ear
      5. S00.44 External constriction of ear

        • S00.441 External constriction of right ear
        • S00.442 External constriction of left ear
        • S00.449 External constriction of unspecified ear
      6. S00.45 Superficial foreign body of ear

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Splinter in the ear
        • S00.451 Superficial foreign body of right ear
        • S00.452 Superficial foreign body of left ear
        • S00.459 Superficial foreign body of unspecified ear
      7. S00.46 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of ear

        • S00.461 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of right ear
        • S00.462 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of left ear
        • S00.469 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of unspecified ear
      8. S00.47 Other superficial bite of ear

        • S00.471 Other superficial bite of right ear
        • S00.472 Other superficial bite of left ear
        • S00.479 Other superficial bite of unspecified ear
    6. S00.5 Superficial injury of lip and oral cavity

      1. S00.50 Unspecified superficial injury of lip and oral cavity

        • S00.501 Unspecified superficial injury of lip
        • S00.502 Unspecified superficial injury of oral cavity
      2. S00.51 Abrasion of lip and oral cavity

      3. S00.52 Blister (nonthermal) of lip and oral cavity

        • S00.521 Blister (nonthermal) of lip
        • S00.522 Blister (nonthermal) of oral cavity
      4. S00.53 Contusion of lip and oral cavity

      5. S00.54 External constriction of lip and oral cavity

        • S00.541 External constriction of lip
        • S00.542 External constriction of oral cavity
      6. S00.55 Superficial foreign body of lip and oral cavity

      7. S00.56 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of lip and oral cavity

        • S00.561 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of lip
        • S00.562 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of oral cavity
      8. S00.57 Other superficial bite of lip and oral cavity

        • S00.571 Other superficial bite of lip
        • S00.572 Other superficial bite of oral cavity
    7. S00.8 Superficial injury of other parts of head

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Superficial injuries of face [any part]
      1. S00.80 Unspecified superficial injury of other part of head

      2. S00.81 Abrasion of other part of head

      3. S00.82 Blister (nonthermal) of other part of head

      4. S00.83 Contusion of other part of head

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Bruise of other part of head
        • Hematoma of other part of head
      5. S00.84 External constriction of other part of head

      6. S00.85 Superficial foreign body of other part of head

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Splinter in other part of head
      7. S00.86 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of other part of head

      8. S00.87 Other superficial bite of other part of head

    8. S00.9 Superficial injury of unspecified part of head

      1. S00.90 Unspecified superficial injury of unspecified part of head

      2. S00.91 Abrasion of unspecified part of head

      3. S00.92 Blister (nonthermal) of unspecified part of head

      4. S00.93 Contusion of unspecified part of head

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Bruise of head
        • Hematoma of head
      5. S00.94 External constriction of unspecified part of head

      6. S00.95 Superficial foreign body of unspecified part of head

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Splinter of head
      7. S00.96 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of unspecified part of head

      8. S00.97 Other superficial bite of unspecified part of head

Abbreviations used here:

NEC Not elsewhere classifiable
This abbreviation in the Tabular List represents “other specified”. When a specific code is not available for a condition, the Tabular List includes an NEC entry under a code to identify the code as the “other specified” code.

NOS Not otherwise specified
This abbreviation is the equivalent of unspecified.