ICD-10-CM Code S02.831B

Fracture of medial orbital wall, right side, initial encounter for open fracture

Version 2020 Billable Code New Code

Valid for Submission

S02.831B is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of fracture of medial orbital wall, right side, initial encounter for open fracture. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:S02.831B
Short Description:Fracture of medial orbital wall, right side, 7thB
Long Description:Fracture of medial orbital wall, right side, initial encounter for open fracture

New 2020 ICD-10 Code

S02.831B is new to ICD-10 code set for the FY 2020, effective October 1, 2019. The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2019. This is a new and revised code for the FY 2020 (October 1, 2019 - September 30, 2020).

Replacement Code

S02831B replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

  • S02.81XB - Fracture of oth skull and facial bones, right side, 7thB

Code Classification

  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Injuries to the head (S00-S09)
      • Fracture of skull and facial bones (S02)

Code History

  • FY 2020 - Code Added, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020