ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Dec 18, 2018

See: Sprain of rotator cuff capsule

  ICD-10 Code for Sprain of left rotator cuff capsule S43.422

S43.422 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

S43.422 is NOT valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 19 Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
Section S40-S49 Injuries to the shoulder and upper arm (S40-S49)
Category S43 Dislocation and sprain of joints and ligaments of shoulder girdle

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1 The appropriate 7th character is to be added along with any placeholders (X) necessary to establish a 7-digit ICD 10 code.
  • S43.422A - Sprain of left rotator cuff capsule
    Use this code for initial encounter
  • S43.422D - Sprain of left rotator cuff capsule
    Use this code for subsequent encounter
  • S43.422S - Sprain of left rotator cuff capsule
    Use this code for sequela

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When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.