ICD-10 Diagnosis Code S27.409A

Unspecified injury of bronchus, unspecified, init encntr

Diagnosis Code S27.409A

ICD-10: S27.409A
Short Description: Unspecified injury of bronchus, unspecified, init encntr
Long Description: Unspecified injury of bronchus, unspecified, initial encounter
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code S27.409A

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The code S27.409A is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Injuries to the thorax (S20-S29)
      • Injury of other and unspecified intrathoracic organs (S27)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code S27.409A is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 183 - MAJOR CHEST TRAUMA WITH MCC
  • 184 - MAJOR CHEST TRAUMA WITH CC
  • 185 - MAJOR CHEST TRAUMA WITHOUT CC/MCC

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Synonyms
  • Acquired bronchopleural fistula
  • Bronchopleural fistula
  • Closed injury of bronchus
  • Injury of bronchus
  • Injury of bronchus with open wound into thoracic cavity
  • Injury of bronchus without open wound into thoracic cavity
  • Injury of pleura, lung or bronchus
  • Open injury of bronchus
  • Traumatic bronchopleural fistula

Information for Patients


Chest Injuries and Disorders

The chest is the part of the body between your neck and your abdomen. It includes the ribs and breastbone. Inside your chest are several organs, including the heart, lungs, and esophagus. The pleura, a large thin sheet of tissue, lines the inside of the chest cavity.

Chest injuries and disorders include

  • Heart diseases
  • Lung diseases and collapsed lung
  • Pleural disorders
  • Esophagus disorders
  • Broken ribs
  • Thoracic aortic aneurysms
  • Disorders of the mediastinum, the space between the lungs, breastbone, and spine

  • Chest tube insertion (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Costochondritis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Mediastinal tumor (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Pectus excavatum (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Rib fracture - aftercare (Medical Encyclopedia)


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