Valid for Submission
T25.192S is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of burn of first degree of multiple sites of left ankle and foot, sequela. The code T25.192S is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The code is exempt from present on admission (POA) reporting for inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals.
T25.192S is a sequela code, includes a 7th character and should be used for complications that arise as a direct result of a condition like burn of first degree of multiple sites of left ankle and foot. 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.
Diagnostic Related Groups - MS-DRG Mapping
Present on Admission (POA)
Convert T25.192S to ICD-9 Code
The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code T25.192S 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
There are three types of burns:
- First-degree burns damage only the outer layer of skin
- Second-degree burns damage the outer layer and the layer underneath
- Third-degree burns damage or destroy the deepest layer of skin and tissues underneath
NIH: National Institute of General Medical Sciences
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