ICD-10 Diagnosis Code S02.621D

Fracture of subcondylar process of right mandible, 7thD

Diagnosis Code S02.621D

ICD-10: S02.621D
Short Description: Fracture of subcondylar process of right mandible, 7thD
Long Description: Fracture of subcondylar process of right mandible, subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code S02.621D

Valid for Submission
The code S02.621D is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

New 2017 ICD-10 Code
S02.621D 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

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code S02.621D is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 559 - AFTERCARE, MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM AND CONNECTIVE TISSUE WITH MCC
  • 560 - AFTERCARE, MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM AND CONNECTIVE TISSUE WITH CC
  • 561 - AFTERCARE, MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM AND CONNECTIVE TISSUE WITHOUT CC/MCC

Present on Admission (POA) Additional informationCallout TooltipPresent on Admission
The Present on Admission (POA) indicator is used for diagnosis codes included in claims involving inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals. POA indicators must be reported to CMS on each claim to facilitate the grouping of diagnoses codes into the proper Diagnostic Related Groups (DRG). CMS publishes a listing of specific diagnosis codes that are exempt from the POA reporting requirement.

The code S02.621D is exempt from POA reporting.

Replacement Code Additional informationCallout TooltipReplacement Code
The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2016. This is a new and revised code for the FY 2017 (October 1, 2016-September 30, 2017).

This code replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s) listed below:
  • S02.62XD - Fx subcondylar process of mandible, subs for fx w routn heal


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