ICD-10-CM Code S44.2
Injury of radial nerve at upper arm level
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 S44.2 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of S44.2 that describes the diagnosis 'injury of radial nerve at upper arm level' in more detail.
- S44.2 Injury of radial nerve at upper arm level NON-BILLABLE
Coding Notes for S44.2 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Radial nerve NOS - instead, use code S54.2
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'S44.2 - Injury of radial nerve at upper arm level'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code S44.2. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.