Valid for Submission
S30.23XA is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of contusion of vagina and vulva, initial encounter. The code S30.23XA is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.
The ICD-10-CM code S30.23XA might also be used to specify conditions or terms like contusion female perineum, contusion of female genital organ, contusion of labium, contusion of perineum, contusion of perineum , contusion of vagina, etc.
The code S30.23XA is applicable to female patients only. It is clinically and virtually impossible to use this code on a non-female patient.
S30.23XA is an initial encounter code, includes a 7th character and should be used while the patient is receiving active treatment for a condition like contusion of vagina and vulva. According to ICD-10-CM Guidelines an "initial encounter" doesn't necessarily means "initial visit". The 7th character should be used when the patient is undergoing active treatment regardless if new or different providers saw the patient over the course of a treatment. The appropriate 7th character codes should also be used even if the patient delayed seeking treatment for a condition.
The Medicare Code Editor (MCE) detects and reports errors in the coding of claims data. The following ICD-10 Code Edits are applicable to this code:
The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:
- Contusion female perineum
- Contusion of female genital organ
- Contusion of labium
- Contusion of perineum
- Contusion of perineum
- Contusion of vagina
- Contusion of vulva
- Hematoma of female perineum
- Hematoma of perineal wound
- Perineal hematoma
Diagnostic Related Groups - MS-DRG Mapping
Convert S30.23XA to ICD-9 Code
The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code S30.23XA its ICD-9 equivalent. The approximate mapping means there is not an exact match between the ICD-10 code and the ICD-9 code and the mapped code is not a precise representation of the original code.
Information for Patients
Also called: Contusion, Ecchymoses
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