ICD-10 Diagnosis Code S97.129A

Crushing injury of unspecified lesser toe(s), init encntr

Diagnosis Code S97.129A

ICD-10: S97.129A
Short Description: Crushing injury of unspecified lesser toe(s), init encntr
Long Description: Crushing injury of unspecified lesser toe(s), initial encounter
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code S97.129A

Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes
    • Injuries to the ankle and foot (S90-S99)
      • Crushing injury of ankle and foot (S97)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code S97.129A is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v33.0)


Information for Patients

Wounds and Injuries

Also called: Traumatic injuries

An injury is damage to your body. It is a general term that refers to harm caused by accidents, falls, hits, weapons, and more. In the U.S., millions of people injure themselves every year. These injuries range from minor to life-threatening. Injuries can happen at work or play, indoors or outdoors, driving a car, or walking across the street.

Wounds are injuries that break the skin or other body tissues. They include cuts, scrapes, scratches, and punctured skin. They often happen because of an accident, but surgery, sutures, and stitches also cause wounds. Minor wounds usually aren't serious, but it is important to clean them. Serious and infected wounds may require first aid followed by a visit to your doctor. You should also seek attention if the wound is deep, you cannot close it yourself, you cannot stop the bleeding or get the dirt out, or it does not heal.

Other common types of injuries include

  • Animal bites
  • Bruises
  • Burns
  • Dislocations
  • Electrical injuries
  • Fractures
  • Sprains and strains

  • Bleeding
  • Crush injury
  • Cuts and puncture wounds
  • Electrical injury
  • Gunshot wounds -- aftercare
  • How wounds heal
  • Human bites -- self-care
  • Laceration - sutures or staples - at home
  • Lacerations - liquid bandage
  • Surgical wound care
  • Surgical wound infection - treatment
  • Wet to dry dressing changes
  • Wound care centers

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