2021 ICD-10-CM Codes for Avulsion and traumatic amputation of part of head (S08)

Instructional Notations

Inclusion Terms Inclusion Terms
These terms are the conditions for which that code is to be used. The terms may be synonyms of the code title, or, in the case of "other specified" codes, the terms are a list of the various conditions assigned to that code. The inclusion terms are not necessarily exhaustive. Additional terms found only in the Alphabetic Index may also be assigned to a code.

  • An amputation not identified as partial or complete should be coded to complete

7th Character Note 7th Character Note
Certain ICD-10-CM categories have applicable 7th characters. The applicable 7th character is required for all codes within the category, or as the notes in the Tabular List instruct. The 7th character must always be the 7th character in the data field. If a code that requires a 7th character is not 6 characters, a placeholder X must be used to fill in the empty characters.

  • The appropriate 7th character is to be added to each code from category S08

7th Character 7th Character
Indicates that a seventh character is to be assigned to codes in a subcategory.

  • A - initial encounter
  • D - subsequent encounter
  • S - sequela
    • ICD-10 Index

      • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)

        • Injuries to the head (S00-S09)

            • Avulsion and traumatic amputation of part of head (S08)
            • S08 - Avulsion and traumatic amputation of part of head NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.0 - Avulsion of scalp NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.0XXA - Avulsion of scalp, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.0XXD - Avulsion of scalp, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.0XXS - Avulsion of scalp, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.1 - Traumatic amputation of ear NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.11 - Complete traumatic amputation of ear NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.111 - Complete traumatic amputation of right ear NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.111A - Complete traumatic amputation of right ear, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.111D - Complete traumatic amputation of right ear, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.111S - Complete traumatic amputation of right ear, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.112 - Complete traumatic amputation of left ear NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.112A - Complete traumatic amputation of left ear, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.112D - Complete traumatic amputation of left ear, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.112S - Complete traumatic amputation of left ear, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.119 - Complete traumatic amputation of unspecified ear NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.119A - Complete traumatic amputation of unsp ear, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.119D - Complete traumatic amputation of unsp ear, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.119S - Complete traumatic amputation of unspecified ear, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.12 - Partial traumatic amputation of ear NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.121 - Partial traumatic amputation of right ear NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.121A - Partial traumatic amputation of right ear, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.121D - Partial traumatic amputation of right ear, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.121S - Partial traumatic amputation of right ear, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.122 - Partial traumatic amputation of left ear NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.122A - Partial traumatic amputation of left ear, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.122D - Partial traumatic amputation of left ear, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.122S - Partial traumatic amputation of left ear, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.129 - Partial traumatic amputation of unspecified ear NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.129A - Partial traumatic amputation of unspecified ear, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.129D - Partial traumatic amputation of unspecified ear, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.129S - Partial traumatic amputation of unspecified ear, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.8 - Traumatic amputation of other parts of head NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.81 - Traumatic amputation of nose NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.811 - Complete traumatic amputation of nose NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.811A - Complete traumatic amputation of nose, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.811D - Complete traumatic amputation of nose, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.811S - Complete traumatic amputation of nose, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.812 - Partial traumatic amputation of nose NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.812A - Partial traumatic amputation of nose, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.812D - Partial traumatic amputation of nose, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.812S - Partial traumatic amputation of nose, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.89 - Traumatic amputation of other parts of head NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.89XA - Traumatic amputation of other parts of head, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.89XD - Traumatic amputation of other parts of head, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S08.89XS - Traumatic amputation of other parts of head, sequela BILLABLE CODE