ICD-10-CM Code S25.50
Unspecified injury of intercostal blood vessels
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 S25.50 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of S25.50 that describes the diagnosis 'unspecified injury of intercostal blood vessels' in more detail.
- S25.50 Unspecified injury of intercostal blood vessels NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code S25 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.
|MeSH Codes:||D013898, D013898|
|ICD 9 Codes:||959.11, 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 'S25.50 - Unspecified injury of intercostal blood vessels'
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