ICD-10 Diagnosis Code S30.860

Insect bite (nonvenomous) of lower back and pelvis

Diagnosis Code S30.860

ICD-10: S30.860
Short Description: Insect bite (nonvenomous) of lower back and pelvis
Long Description: Insect bite (nonvenomous) of lower back and pelvis
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code S30.860

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Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Injuries to the abdomen, lower back, lumbar spine, pelvis and external genitals (S30-S39)
      • Superfic inj abdomen, low back, pelvis and external genitals (S30)

Information for Medical Professionals

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Synonyms
  • Animal bite of buttock
  • Animal bite of perineum
  • Infected insect bite of pelvic region
  • Infected insect bite of pelvic region
  • Insect bite of pelvic region
  • Insect bite, nonvenomous, of buttock
  • Insect bite, nonvenomous, of perineum
  • Insect bite, nonvenomous, of perineum
  • Insect bite, nonvenomous, of perineum
  • Nonvenomous insect bite of buttock with infection
  • Nonvenomous insect bite of buttock without infection
  • Nonvenomous insect bite of lower limb without infection
  • Nonvenomous insect bite of perineum with infection
  • Nonvenomous insect bite of perineum without infection
  • Superficial injury of buttock
  • Superficial injury of buttock
  • Superficial injury of buttock without infection
  • Superficial injury of perineum with infection

Information for Patients


Insect Bites and Stings

Also called: Bug bites

Most insect bites are harmless, though they sometimes cause discomfort. Bee, wasp, and hornet stings and fire ant bites usually hurt. Mosquito and flea bites usually itch. Insects can also spread diseases. In the United States, some mosquitoes spread West Nile virus. Travelers outside the United States may be at risk for malaria and other infections.

To prevent insect bites and their complications

  • Don't bother insects
  • Use insect repellant
  • Wear protective clothing
  • Be careful when you eat outside because food attracts insects
  • If you know you have severe allergic reactions to insect bites and stings (such as anaphylaxis), carry an emergency epinephrine kit

  • Anaphylaxis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Bee poison (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Fire ants (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Fleas (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Insect bites and stings (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Wasp sting (Medical Encyclopedia)


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