ICD-10-CM Code T22.26
Burn of second degree of scapular region
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 T22.26 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of T22.26 that describes the diagnosis 'burn of second degree of scapular region' in more detail.
- T22.26 Burn of second degree of scapular region NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code T22 is used to code Burn
A burn is a type of injury to skin , or other tissues, caused by heat, electricity, chemicals, friction, or radiation. Burns that affect only the superficial skin layers are known as superficial or first-degree burns. When the injury extends into some of the underlying layers, it is described as a partial-thickness or second-degree burn. In a full-thickness or third-degree burn, the injury extends to all layers of the skin. A fourth-degree burn additionally involves injury to deeper tissues, such as muscle, tendons, or bone.
|Specialty:||Critical Care Medicine|
|MeSH Codes:||D002056, D002056, D002056, D002056, D002056, D002056, D002056, D002056, D002056, D002056|
|ICD 9 Codes:||940, 941, 942, 943, 944, 945, 946, 947, 948, 949|
Second-degree burn of the hand
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'T22.26 - Burn of second degree of scapular region'
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