ICD-10 Diagnosis Code S00.532

Contusion of oral cavity

Diagnosis Code S00.532

ICD-10: S00.532
Short Description: Contusion of oral cavity
Long Description: Contusion of oral cavity
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code S00.532

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Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Injuries to the head (S00-S09)
      • Superficial injury of head (S00)

Information for Medical Professionals

Synonyms
  • Bruise of head
  • Bruise of palate
  • Bruise of tongue
  • Bruising of oral cavity
  • Contusion of alveolar border of body of mandible
  • Contusion of buccal mucosa
  • Contusion of cheek
  • Contusion of floor of mouth
  • Contusion of gingivae
  • Contusion of hard palate
  • Contusion of intraoral surface of lip
  • Contusion of lip
  • Contusion of mandibular attached gingiva
  • Contusion of mandibular vestibule
  • Contusion of maxillary attached gingiva
  • Contusion of maxillary vestibule
  • Contusion of mouth
  • Contusion of oral alveolar mucosa
  • Contusion of oral cavity
  • Contusion of oropharynx
  • Contusion of oropharynx
  • Contusion of palate
  • Contusion of pharynx
  • Contusion of pharynx
  • Contusion of salivary gland
  • Contusion of soft palate
  • Contusion of tongue
  • Contusion of tonsil
  • Injury of salivary apparatus
  • Injury of salivary gland

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code S00.532 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Information for Patients


Bruises

Also called: Contusion, Ecchymoses

A bruise is a mark on your skin caused by blood trapped under the surface. It happens when an injury crushes small blood vessels but does not break the skin. Those vessels break open and leak blood under the skin.

Bruises are often painful and swollen. You can get skin, muscle and bone bruises. Bone bruises are the most serious.

It can take months for a bruise to fade, but most last about two weeks. They start off a reddish color, and then turn bluish-purple and greenish-yellow before returning to normal. To reduce bruising, ice the injured area and elevate it above your heart. See your health care provider if you seem to bruise for no reason, or if the bruise appears to be infected.

  • Bleeding into the skin (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Bruise (Medical Encyclopedia)


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