2022 ICD-10-CM Code S30.862

Insect bite (nonvenomous) of penis

Version 2021

Not Valid for Submission

ICD-10:S30.862
Short Description:Insect bite (nonvenomous) of penis
Long Description:Insect bite (nonvenomous) of penis

Code Classification

  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Injuries to the abdomen, lower back, lumbar spine, pelvis and external genitals (S30-S39)
      • Superfic inj abdomen, low back, pelvis and external genitals (S30)

S30.862 is a non-specific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of insect bite (nonvenomous) of penis. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. Category or Header define the heading of a category of codes that may be further subdivided by the use of 4th, 5th, 6th or 7th characters.

The ICD-10-CM code S30.862 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like infected insect bite of genitalia, insect bite of genitalia, insect bite, nonvenomous, of penis, insect bite, nonvenomous, of perineum, nonvenomous insect bite of penis with infection , nonvenomous insect bite of perineum with infection, etc.

Coding Guidelines

The appropriate 7th character is to be added to each code from block Superfic inj abdomen, low back, pelvis and external genitals (S30). Use the following options for the aplicable episode of care:

Specific Coding for Insect bite (nonvenomous) of penis

Non-specific codes like S30.862 require more digits to indicate the appropriate level of specificity. Consider using any of the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for insect bite (nonvenomous) of penis:

  • BILLABLE CODE - Use S30.862A for initial encounter
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use S30.862D for subsequent encounter
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use S30.862S for sequela

Index to Diseases and Injuries

The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code S30.862 are found in the index:

Approximate Synonyms

The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:

Information for Patients


Insect Bites and Stings

Most insect bites are harmless, though they sometimes cause discomfort. Bee, wasp, and hornet stings and fire ant bites usually hurt. Mosquito and flea bites usually itch. Insects can also spread diseases. In the United States, some mosquitoes spread West Nile virus. Travelers outside the United States may be at risk for malaria and other infections.

To prevent insect bites and their complications


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Code History

  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016 (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)