2021 ICD-10-CM Codes for Inj lower spinl cord and nrv at abd, low back and pelv level (S34)

Instructional Notations

Code Also Code Also
A "code also" note instructs that two codes may be required to fully describe a condition, but this note does not provide sequencing direction.

  • any associated:
  • fracture of vertebra S22.0 S32.0
  • open wound of abdomen, lower back and pelvis S31
  • transient paralysis R29.5

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 S34

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

  • Code to highest level of lumbar cord injury
  • Injuries to the spinal cord S34.0 S34.1
    • ICD-10 Index

      • 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)

            • Inj lower spinl cord and nrv at abd, low back and pelv level (S34)
            • S34 - Inj lower spinl cord and nrv at abd, low back and pelv level NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.0 - Concussion and edema of lumbar and sacral spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.01 - Concussion and edema of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.01XA - Concussion and edema of lumbar spinal cord, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.01XD - Concussion and edema of lumbar spinal cord, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.01XS - Concussion and edema of lumbar spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.02 - Concussion and edema of sacral spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.02XA - Concussion and edema of sacral spinal cord, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.02XD - Concussion and edema of sacral spinal cord, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.02XS - Concussion and edema of sacral spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.1 - Other and unsp injury of lumbar and sacral spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.10 - Unspecified injury to lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.101 - Unspecified injury to L1 level of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.101A - Unsp injury to L1 level of lumbar spinal cord, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.101D - Unsp injury to L1 level of lumbar spinal cord, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.101S - Unsp injury to L1 level of lumbar spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.102 - Unspecified injury to L2 level of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.102A - Unsp injury to L2 level of lumbar spinal cord, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.102D - Unsp injury to L2 level of lumbar spinal cord, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.102S - Unsp injury to L2 level of lumbar spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.103 - Unspecified injury to L3 level of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.103A - Unsp injury to L3 level of lumbar spinal cord, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.103D - Unsp injury to L3 level of lumbar spinal cord, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.103S - Unsp injury to L3 level of lumbar spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.104 - Unspecified injury to L4 level of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.104A - Unsp injury to L4 level of lumbar spinal cord, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.104D - Unsp injury to L4 level of lumbar spinal cord, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.104S - Unsp injury to L4 level of lumbar spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.105 - Unspecified injury to L5 level of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.105A - Unsp injury to L5 level of lumbar spinal cord, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.105D - Unsp injury to L5 level of lumbar spinal cord, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.105S - Unsp injury to L5 level of lumbar spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.109 - Unsp injury to unspecified level of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.109A - Unsp injury to unsp level of lumbar spinal cord, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.109D - Unsp injury to unsp level of lumbar spinal cord, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.109S - Unsp injury to unsp level of lumbar spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.11 - Complete lesion of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.111 - Complete lesion of L1 level of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.111A - Complete lesion of L1 level of lumbar spinal cord, init BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.111D - Complete lesion of L1 level of lumbar spinal cord, subs BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.111S - Complete lesion of L1 level of lumbar spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.112 - Complete lesion of L2 level of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.112A - Complete lesion of L2 level of lumbar spinal cord, init BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.112D - Complete lesion of L2 level of lumbar spinal cord, subs BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.112S - Complete lesion of L2 level of lumbar spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.113 - Complete lesion of L3 level of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.113A - Complete lesion of L3 level of lumbar spinal cord, init BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.113D - Complete lesion of L3 level of lumbar spinal cord, subs BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.113S - Complete lesion of L3 level of lumbar spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.114 - Complete lesion of L4 level of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.114A - Complete lesion of L4 level of lumbar spinal cord, init BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.114D - Complete lesion of L4 level of lumbar spinal cord, subs BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.114S - Complete lesion of L4 level of lumbar spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.115 - Complete lesion of L5 level of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.115A - Complete lesion of L5 level of lumbar spinal cord, init BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.115D - Complete lesion of L5 level of lumbar spinal cord, subs BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.115S - Complete lesion of L5 level of lumbar spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.119 - Complete lesion of unspecified level of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.119A - Complete lesion of unsp level of lumbar spinal cord, init BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.119D - Complete lesion of unsp level of lumbar spinal cord, subs BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.119S - Complete lesion of unsp level of lumbar spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.12 - Incomplete lesion of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.121 - Incomplete lesion of L1 level of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.121A - Incomplete lesion of L1 level of lumbar spinal cord, init BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.121D - Incomplete lesion of L1 level of lumbar spinal cord, subs BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.121S - Incomplete lesion of L1 level of lumbar spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.122 - Incomplete lesion of L2 level of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.122A - Incomplete lesion of L2 level of lumbar spinal cord, init BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.122D - Incomplete lesion of L2 level of lumbar spinal cord, subs BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.122S - Incomplete lesion of L2 level of lumbar spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.123 - Incomplete lesion of L3 level of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.123A - Incomplete lesion of L3 level of lumbar spinal cord, init BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.123D - Incomplete lesion of L3 level of lumbar spinal cord, subs BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.123S - Incomplete lesion of L3 level of lumbar spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.124 - Incomplete lesion of L4 level of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.124A - Incomplete lesion of L4 level of lumbar spinal cord, init BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.124D - Incomplete lesion of L4 level of lumbar spinal cord, subs BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.124S - Incomplete lesion of L4 level of lumbar spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.125 - Incomplete lesion of L5 level of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.125A - Incomplete lesion of L5 level of lumbar spinal cord, init BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.125D - Incomplete lesion of L5 level of lumbar spinal cord, subs BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.125S - Incomplete lesion of L5 level of lumbar spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.129 - Incomplete lesion of unspecified level of lumbar spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.129A - Incomplete lesion of unsp level of lumbar spinal cord, init BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.129D - Incomplete lesion of unsp level of lumbar spinal cord, subs BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.129S - Incomplete lesion of unsp level of lum spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.13 - Other and unspecified injury to sacral spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.131 - Complete lesion of sacral spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.131A - Complete lesion of sacral spinal cord, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.131D - Complete lesion of sacral spinal cord, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.131S - Complete lesion of sacral spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.132 - Incomplete lesion of sacral spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.132A - Incomplete lesion of sacral spinal cord, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.132D - Incomplete lesion of sacral spinal cord, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.132S - Incomplete lesion of sacral spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.139 - Unspecified injury to sacral spinal cord NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.139A - Unspecified injury to sacral spinal cord, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.139D - Unspecified injury to sacral spinal cord, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.139S - Unspecified injury to sacral spinal cord, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.2 - Injury of nerve root of lumbar and sacral spine NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.21 - Injury of nerve root of lumbar spine NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.21XA - Injury of nerve root of lumbar spine, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.21XD - Injury of nerve root of lumbar spine, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.21XS - Injury of nerve root of lumbar spine, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.22 - Injury of nerve root of sacral spine NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.22XA - Injury of nerve root of sacral spine, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.22XD - Injury of nerve root of sacral spine, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.22XS - Injury of nerve root of sacral spine, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.3 - Injury of cauda equina NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.3XXA - Injury of cauda equina, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.3XXD - Injury of cauda equina, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.3XXS - Injury of cauda equina, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.4 - Injury of lumbosacral plexus NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.4XXA - Injury of lumbosacral plexus, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.4XXD - Injury of lumbosacral plexus, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.4XXS - Injury of lumbosacral plexus, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.5 - Injury of lumbar, sacral and pelvic sympathetic nerves NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.5XXA - Injury of lumbar, sacral and pelvic sympathetic nerves, init BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.5XXD - Injury of lumbar, sacral and pelvic sympathetic nerves, subs BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.5XXS - Inj lumbar, sacral and pelvic sympathetic nerves, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.6 - Inj prph nerve(s) at abdomen, low back and pelvis level NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.6XXA - Inj prph nerve(s) at abd, low back and pelvis level, init BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.6XXD - Inj prph nerve(s) at abd, low back and pelvis level, subs BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.6XXS - Inj prph nerve(s) at abd, low back and pelvis level, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.8 - Injury of oth nerves at abdomen, lower back and pelvis level NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.8XXA - Injury of nerves at abdomen, low back and pelvis level, init BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.8XXD - Injury of nerves at abdomen, low back and pelvis level, subs BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.8XXS - Inj nerves at abdomen, low back and pelvis level, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.9 - Injury of unsp nerves at abdomen, low back and pelvis level NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.9XXA - Inj unsp nerves at abdomen, low back and pelvis level, init BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.9XXD - Inj unsp nerves at abdomen, low back and pelvis level, subs BILLABLE CODE
            • S34.9XXS - Inj unsp nerves at abd, low back and pelvis level, sequela BILLABLE CODE