ICD-10 Diagnosis Code S65.209D

Unsp injury of superficial palmar arch of unsp hand, subs

Diagnosis Code S65.209D

ICD-10: S65.209D
Short Description: Unsp injury of superficial palmar arch of unsp hand, subs
Long Description: Unspecified injury of superficial palmar arch of unspecified hand, subsequent encounter
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code S65.209D

Valid for Submission
The code S65.209D is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Injuries to the wrist, hand and fingers (S60-S69)
      • Injury of blood vessels at wrist and hand level (S65)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code S65.209D is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 949 - AFTERCARE WITH CC/MCC
  • 950 - AFTERCARE WITHOUT CC/MCC

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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 S65.209D is exempt from POA reporting.

Synonyms
  • Closed injury, palmar artery
  • Injury of artery of hand
  • Injury of palmar artery
  • Injury of superficial palmar arch
  • Open injury, palmar artery

Information for Patients


Hand Injuries and Disorders

No matter how old you are or what you do for a living, you are always using your hands. When there is something wrong with them, you may not be able to do your regular activities.

Hand problems include

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome - compression of a nerve as it goes through the wrist, often making your fingers feel numb
  • Injuries that result in fractures, ruptured ligaments and dislocations
  • Osteoarthritis - wear-and-tear arthritis, which can also cause deformity
  • Tendinitis - irritation of the tendons
  • Disorders and injuries of your fingers and thumb

  • Brachial plexopathy (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Claw hand (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Dupuytrens contracture (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Hand fracture - aftercare (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Hand or foot spasms (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Hand x-ray (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Radial nerve dysfunction (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Ulnar nerve dysfunction (Medical Encyclopedia)


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