ICD-10 Diagnosis Code S02.101

Fracture of base of skull, right side

Diagnosis Code S02.101

ICD-10: S02.101
Short Description: Fracture of base of skull, right side
Long Description: Fracture of base of skull, right side
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code S02.101

Not Valid for Submission
The code S02.101 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

New 2017 ICD-10 Code
S02.101 is new to ICD-10 code set for the FY 2017, effective October 1, 2016.

Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Injuries to the head (S00-S09)
      • Fracture of skull and facial bones (S02)

Information for Medical Professionals

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