2021 ICD-10-CM Code S96.1

Injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level

Version 2021
Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

S96.1 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level. The code is NOT valid for the year 2021 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.

ICD-10:S96.1
Short Description:Injury of msl/tnd lng extensor muscle of toe at ank/ft level
Long Description:Injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level

Code Classification

Specific Coding for Injury of msl/tnd lng extensor muscle of toe at ank/ft level

Header codes like S96.1 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 injury of msl/tnd lng extensor muscle of toe at ank/ft level:

  • S96.10 - Unspecified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level
  • S96.101 - Unspecified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, right foot
  • S96.101A - Unspecified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, right foot, initial encounter
  • S96.101D - Unspecified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, right foot, subsequent encounter
  • S96.101S - Unspecified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, right foot, sequela
  • S96.102 - Unspecified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, left foot
  • S96.102A - Unspecified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, left foot, initial encounter
  • S96.102D - Unspecified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, left foot, subsequent encounter
  • S96.102S - Unspecified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, left foot, sequela
  • S96.109 - Unspecified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot
  • S96.109A - Unspecified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot, initial encounter
  • S96.109D - Unspecified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot, subsequent encounter
  • S96.109S - Unspecified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot, sequela
  • S96.11 - Strain of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level
  • S96.111 - Strain of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, right foot
  • S96.111A - Strain of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, right foot, initial encounter
  • S96.111D - Strain of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, right foot, subsequent encounter
  • S96.111S - Strain of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, right foot, sequela
  • S96.112 - Strain of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, left foot
  • S96.112A - Strain of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, left foot, initial encounter
  • S96.112D - Strain of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, left foot, subsequent encounter
  • S96.112S - Strain of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, left foot, sequela
  • S96.119 - Strain of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot
  • S96.119A - Strain of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot, initial encounter
  • S96.119D - Strain of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot, subsequent encounter
  • S96.119S - Strain of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot, sequela
  • S96.12 - Laceration of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level
  • S96.121 - Laceration of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, right foot
  • S96.121A - Laceration of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, right foot, initial encounter
  • S96.121D - Laceration of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, right foot, subsequent encounter
  • S96.121S - Laceration of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, right foot, sequela
  • S96.122 - Laceration of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, left foot
  • S96.122A - Laceration of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, left foot, initial encounter
  • S96.122D - Laceration of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, left foot, subsequent encounter
  • S96.122S - Laceration of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, left foot, sequela
  • S96.129 - Laceration of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot
  • S96.129A - Laceration of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot, initial encounter
  • S96.129D - Laceration of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot, subsequent encounter
  • S96.129S - Laceration of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot, sequela
  • S96.19 - Other specified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level
  • S96.191 - Other specified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, right foot
  • S96.191A - Other specified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, right foot, initial encounter
  • S96.191D - Other specified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, right foot, subsequent encounter
  • S96.191S - Other specified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, right foot, sequela
  • S96.192 - Other specified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, left foot
  • S96.192A - Other specified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, left foot, initial encounter
  • S96.192D - Other specified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, left foot, subsequent encounter
  • S96.192S - Other specified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, left foot, sequela
  • S96.199 - Other specified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot
  • S96.199A - Other specified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot, initial encounter
  • S96.199D - Other specified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot, subsequent encounter
  • S96.199S - Other specified injury of muscle and tendon of long extensor muscle of toe at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot, sequela

Information for Patients


Foot Injuries and Disorders

Each of your feet has 26 bones, 33 joints, and more than 100 tendons, muscles, and ligaments. No wonder a lot of things can go wrong. Here are a few common problems:

Ill-fitting shoes often cause these problems. Aging and being overweight also increase your chances of having foot problems.


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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)