Valid for Submission
S31.829S is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of unspecified open wound of left buttock, sequela. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The ICD-10-CM code S31.829S might also be used to specify conditions or terms like open wound of left buttock. The code is exempt from present on admission (POA) reporting for inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals.
|Short Description:||Unspecified open wound of left buttock, sequela|
|Long Description:||Unspecified open wound of left buttock, sequela|
The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:
- Open wound of left buttock
Diagnostic Related Groups
The ICD-10 code S31.829S is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V37.0 What are Diagnostic Related Groups?
The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The DRGs divides all possible principal diagnoses into mutually exclusive principal diagnosis areas referred to as Major Diagnostic Categories (MDC). applicable from 10/01/2020 through 09/30/2020.
- 604 - TRAUMA TO THE SKIN, SUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE AND BREAST WITH MCC
- 605 - TRAUMA TO THE SKIN, SUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE AND BREAST WITHOUT MCC
Present on Admission (POA)
S31.829S is exempt from POA reporting - 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.
CMS POA Indicator Options and Definitions
|POA Indicator Code||POA Reason for Code||CMS will pay the CC/MCC DRG?|
|Y||Diagnosis was present at time of inpatient admission.||YES|
|N||Diagnosis was not present at time of inpatient admission.||NO|
|U||Documentation insufficient to determine if the condition was present at the time of inpatient admission.||NO|
|W||Clinically undetermined - unable to clinically determine whether the condition was present at the time of inpatient admission.||YES|
|1||Unreported/Not used - Exempt from POA reporting. ||NO|
Convert S31.829S to ICD-9
- 906.0 - Lt eff opn wnd head/trnk (Approximate Flag)
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)
Opn wnd abdomen, lower back, pelvis and external genitals (S31)
- FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016
(First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)
- FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
- FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
- FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
- FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020