ICD-10-CM Code S23.10
Subluxation and dislocation of unspecified thoracic vertebra
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 S23.10 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the two child codes of S23.10 that describes the diagnosis 'subluxation and dislocation of unspecified thoracic vertebra' in more detail.
- S23.10 Subluxation and dislocation of unspecified thoracic vertebra NON-BILLABLE
- S23.100 Subluxation of unspecified thoracic vertebra NON-BILLABLE
- S23.101 of unspecified thoracic vertebra NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code S23 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 'S23.10 - Subluxation and dislocation of unspecified thoracic vertebra'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code S23.10. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.