ICD-10-CM Code S27.41
Primary blast injury of bronchus
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 S27.41 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of S27.41 that describes the diagnosis 'primary blast injury of bronchus' in more detail.
- S27.41 Primary blast injury of bronchus NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code S274 is used to code Tracheobronchial injury
Tracheobronchial injury (TBI) is damage to the tracheobronchial tree (the airway structure involving the trachea and bronchi). It can result from blunt or penetrating trauma to the neck or chest, inhalation of harmful fumes or smoke, or aspiration of liquids or objects.
|ICD 9 Code:||862.21|
Reconstruction of the trachea and bronchi with x-ray computed tomography showing disruption of the right main bronchus with abnormal lucency (arrow)
Coding Notes for S27.41 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Blast injury of bronchus NOS
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Open injury of bronchus (disorder)
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Possible requirement for an external cause code
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'S27.41 - Primary blast injury of bronchus'
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