ICD-10 Diagnosis Code S27.898D

Other injury of oth intrathoracic organs, subs encntr

Diagnosis Code S27.898D

ICD-10: S27.898D
Short Description: Other injury of oth intrathoracic organs, subs encntr
Long Description: Other injury of other specified intrathoracic organs, subsequent encounter
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code S27.898D

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The code S27.898D 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)

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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
  • Costochondritis
  • Mediastinal tumor
  • Pectus excavatum
  • Rib fracture - aftercare

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