ICD-10-CM Code S93.40
Sprain of unspecified ligament of ankle
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 S93.40 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of S93.40 that describes the diagnosis 'sprain of unspecified ligament of ankle' in more detail.
- S93.40 Sprain of unspecified ligament of ankle NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code S934 is used to code Sprained ankle
A sprained ankle, also known as an ankle sprain, twisted ankle, rolled ankle, floppy ankle, ankle injury or ankle ligament injury, is a common medical condition where one or more of the ligaments of the ankle is torn or partially torn.
|Specialty:||Orthopedics, Sports Medicine|
|ICD 9 Code:||845.00|
Lateral view of the human ankle
Coding Notes for S93.40 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.
- Sprain of ankle NOS
- Sprained ankle NOS
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'S93.40 - Sprain of unspecified ligament of ankle'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code S93.40. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.