ICD-10-CM Code S21.04
Puncture wound with foreign body of breast
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code S21.04 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of S21.04 that describes the diagnosis 'puncture wound with foreign body of breast' in more detail.
- S21.04 Puncture wound with foreign body of breast NON-BILLABLE
- S21.041 Puncture wound with foreign body of breast NON-BILLABLE
- S21.042 Puncture wound with foreign body of breast NON-BILLABLE
- S21.049 Puncture wound with foreign body of breast NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code S21 is used to code Chest injury
A chest injury is any form of physical injury to the chest including the ribs, heart and lungs. Chest injuries account for 25% of all deaths from traumatic injury. Typically chest injuries are caused by blunt mechanisms such as motor vehicle collisions or penetrating mechanisms such as stabbings.
|ICD 9 Code:||959.11|
A chest X-ray of a right sided pulmonary contusion associated with flail chest and subcutaneous emphysema
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'S21.04 - Puncture wound with foreign body of breast'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code S21.04. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.