ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Dec 16, 2018

See: Sprain of anterior cruciate ligament of knee

  ICD-10 Code for Sprain of anterior cruciate ligament of left knee S83.512

S83.512 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

S83.512 is NOT valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 19 Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
Section S80-S89 Injuries to the knee and lower leg (S80-S89)
Category S83 Dislocation and sprain of joints and ligaments of knee

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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.
  • S83.512A - Sprain of anterior cruciate ligament of left knee
    Use this code for initial encounter
  • S83.512D - Sprain of anterior cruciate ligament of left knee
    Use this code for subsequent encounter
  • S83.512S - Sprain of anterior cruciate ligament of left knee
    Use this code for sequela

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