Valid for Submission
S37.90XS is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of unspecified injury of unspecified urinary and pelvic organ, sequela. The code S37.90XS is valid during the fiscal year 2022 from October 01, 2021 through September 30, 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.
The ICD-10-CM code S37.90XS might also be used to specify conditions or terms like injury of female genital system, injury of pelvic organ, injury of urinary organ, injury of urinary tract, internal pelvic injury , late effect of injury to internal organ, etc. The code is exempt from present on admission (POA) reporting for inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals.
S37.90XS is a sequela code, includes a 7th character and should be used for complications that arise as a direct result of a condition like unspecified injury of unspecified urinary and pelvic organ. According to ICD-10-CM Guidelines a "sequela" code should be used for chronic or residual conditions that are complications of an initial acute disease, illness or injury. The most common sequela is pain. Usually, two diagnosis codes are needed when reporting sequela. The first code describes the nature of the sequela while the second code describes the sequela or late effect.
Unspecified diagnosis codes like S37.90XS are acceptable when clinical information is unknown or not available about a particular condition. Although a more specific code is preferable, unspecified codes should be used when such codes most accurately reflect what is known about a patient's condition. Specific diagnosis codes should not be used if not supported by the patient's medical record.
The appropriate 7th character is to be added to each code from block Injury of urinary and pelvic organs (S37). Use the following options for the aplicable episode of care:
- A - initial encounter
- D - subsequent encounter
- S - sequela
The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:
- Injury of female genital system
- Injury of pelvic organ
- Injury of urinary organ
- Injury of urinary tract
- Internal pelvic injury
- Late effect of injury to internal organ
- Late effect of internal injury to intra-abdominal and pelvic organs
- Pelvic organ injury with open wound into abdominal cavity
Diagnostic Related Groups - MS-DRG Mapping
|MS-DRG||MS-DRG Title||MCD||Relative Weight|
|729||OTHER MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM DIAGNOSES WITH CC/MCC||12||1.0048|
|730||OTHER MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM DIAGNOSES WITHOUT CC/MCC||12||0.5657|
The relative weight of a diagnostic related group determines the reimbursement rate based on the severity of a patient's illness and the associated cost of care during hospitalization.
Present on Admission (POA)
Convert S37.90XS to ICD-9 Code
The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code S37.90XS 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.