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. S05 Injury of eye and orbit

    Includes:

    • open wound of eye and orbit

    Excludes2

    • 2nd cranial [optic] nerve injury (S04.0-)
    • 3rd cranial [oculomotor] nerve injury (S04.1-)
    • open wound of eyelid and periocular area (S01.1-)
    • orbital bone fracture (S02.1-, S02.3-, S02.8-)
    • superficial injury of eyelid (S00.1-S00.2)

    The appropriate 7th character is to be added to each code from category S05

    • A - initial encounter
    • D - subsequent encounter
    • S - sequela
    1. S05.0 Injury of conjunctiva and corneal abrasion without foreign body

      1. S05.00 Injury of conjunctiva and corneal abrasion without foreign body, unspecified eye

      2. S05.01 Injury of conjunctiva and corneal abrasion without foreign body, right eye

      3. S05.02 Injury of conjunctiva and corneal abrasion without foreign body, left eye

    2. S05.1 Contusion of eyeball and orbital tissues

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Traumatic hyphema
      1. S05.10 Contusion of eyeball and orbital tissues, unspecified eye

      2. S05.11 Contusion of eyeball and orbital tissues, right eye

      3. S05.12 Contusion of eyeball and orbital tissues, left eye

    3. S05.2 Ocular laceration and rupture with prolapse or loss of intraocular tissue

      1. S05.20 Ocular laceration and rupture with prolapse or loss of intraocular tissue, unspecified eye

      2. S05.21 Ocular laceration and rupture with prolapse or loss of intraocular tissue, right eye

      3. S05.22 Ocular laceration and rupture with prolapse or loss of intraocular tissue, left eye

    4. S05.3 Ocular laceration without prolapse or loss of intraocular tissue

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Laceration of eye NOS
      1. S05.30 Ocular laceration without prolapse or loss of intraocular tissue, unspecified eye

      2. S05.31 Ocular laceration without prolapse or loss of intraocular tissue, right eye

      3. S05.32 Ocular laceration without prolapse or loss of intraocular tissue, left eye

    5. S05.4 Penetrating wound of orbit with or without foreign body

      1. S05.40 Penetrating wound of orbit with or without foreign body, unspecified eye

      2. S05.41 Penetrating wound of orbit with or without foreign body, right eye

      3. S05.42 Penetrating wound of orbit with or without foreign body, left eye

    6. S05.5 Penetrating wound with foreign body of eyeball

      1. S05.50 Penetrating wound with foreign body of unspecified eyeball

      2. S05.51 Penetrating wound with foreign body of right eyeball

      3. S05.52 Penetrating wound with foreign body of left eyeball

    7. S05.6 Penetrating wound without foreign body of eyeball

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Ocular penetration NOS
      1. S05.60 Penetrating wound without foreign body of unspecified eyeball

      2. S05.61 Penetrating wound without foreign body of right eyeball

      3. S05.62 Penetrating wound without foreign body of left eyeball

    8. S05.7 Avulsion of eye

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Traumatic enucleation
      1. S05.70 Avulsion of unspecified eye

      2. S05.71 Avulsion of right eye

      3. S05.72 Avulsion of left eye

    9. S05.8 Other injuries of eye and orbit

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Lacrimal duct injury
      1. S05.8X Other injuries of eye and orbit

        • S05.8X1 Other injuries of right eye and orbit
        • S05.8X2 Other injuries of left eye and orbit
        • S05.8X9 Other injuries of unspecified eye and orbit
    10. S05.9 Unspecified injury of eye and orbit

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Injury of eye NOS
      1. S05.90 Unspecified injury of unspecified eye and orbit

      2. S05.91 Unspecified injury of right eye and orbit

      3. S05.92 Unspecified injury of left eye and orbit

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.