ICD-10 Diagnosis Code S46.299A

Inj muscle, fascia and tendon of prt biceps, unsp arm, init

Diagnosis Code S46.299A

ICD-10: S46.299A
Short Description: Inj muscle, fascia and tendon of prt biceps, unsp arm, init
Long Description: Other injury of muscle, fascia and tendon of other parts of biceps, unspecified arm, initial encounter
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code S46.299A

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Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Injuries to the shoulder and upper arm (S40-S49)
      • Injury of muscle, fascia and tendon at shldr/up arm (S46)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code S46.299A is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 913 - TRAUMATIC INJURY WITH MCC
  • 914 - TRAUMATIC INJURY WITHOUT MCC

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Synonyms
  • Partial division of short head of biceps brachii tendon
  • Traumatic complete division of both heads of biceps brachii tendon
  • Traumatic complete division of long head of biceps brachii tendon
  • Traumatic complete division of short head of biceps brachii tendon

Information for Patients


Arm Injuries and Disorders

Of the 206 bones in your body, three of them are in your arm: the humerus, radius, and ulna. Your arms are also made up of muscles, joints, tendons, and other connective tissue. Injuries to any of these parts of the arm can occur during sports, a fall, or an accident.

Types of arm injuries include

  • Tendinitis and bursitis
  • Sprains
  • Dislocations
  • Broken bones
  • Nerve problems
  • Osteoarthritis

You may also have problems or injure specific parts of your arm, such as your hand, wrist, elbow, or shoulder.

  • Arm CT scan (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Brachial plexopathy (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Radial head fracture - aftercare (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Radial nerve dysfunction (Medical Encyclopedia)


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