2021 ICD-10-CM Codes for Injury of heart (S26)

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:
  • open wound of thorax S21
  • traumatic hemopneumothorax S27.2
  • traumatic hemothorax S27.1
  • traumatic pneumothorax S27.0

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 S26

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 thorax (S20-S29)

            • Injury of heart (S26)
            • S26 - Injury of heart NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.0 - Injury of heart with hemopericardium NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.00 - Unspecified injury of heart with hemopericardium NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.00XA - Unsp injury of heart with hemopericardium, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.00XD - Unsp injury of heart with hemopericardium, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.00XS - Unspecified injury of heart with hemopericardium, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.01 - Contusion of heart with hemopericardium NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.01XA - Contusion of heart with hemopericardium, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.01XD - Contusion of heart with hemopericardium, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.01XS - Contusion of heart with hemopericardium, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.02 - Laceration of heart with hemopericardium NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.020 - Mild laceration of heart with hemopericardium NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.020A - Mild laceration of heart with hemopericardium, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.020D - Mild laceration of heart with hemopericardium, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.020S - Mild laceration of heart with hemopericardium, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.021 - Moderate laceration of heart with hemopericardium NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.021A - Moderate laceration of heart w hemopericardium, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.021D - Moderate laceration of heart w hemopericardium, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.021S - Moderate laceration of heart with hemopericardium, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.022 - Major laceration of heart with hemopericardium NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.022A - Major laceration of heart with hemopericardium, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.022D - Major laceration of heart with hemopericardium, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.022S - Major laceration of heart with hemopericardium, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.09 - Other injury of heart with hemopericardium NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.09XA - Other injury of heart with hemopericardium, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.09XD - Other injury of heart with hemopericardium, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.09XS - Other injury of heart with hemopericardium, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.1 - Injury of heart without hemopericardium NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.10 - Unspecified injury of heart without hemopericardium NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.10XA - Unsp injury of heart without hemopericardium, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.10XD - Unsp injury of heart without hemopericardium, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.10XS - Unspecified injury of heart without hemopericardium, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.11 - Contusion of heart without hemopericardium NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.11XA - Contusion of heart without hemopericardium, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.11XD - Contusion of heart without hemopericardium, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.11XS - Contusion of heart without hemopericardium, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.12 - Laceration of heart without hemopericardium NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.12XA - Laceration of heart without hemopericardium, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.12XD - Laceration of heart without hemopericardium, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.12XS - Laceration of heart without hemopericardium, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.19 - Other injury of heart without hemopericardium NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.19XA - Other injury of heart without hemopericardium, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.19XD - Other injury of heart without hemopericardium, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.19XS - Other injury of heart without hemopericardium, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.9 - Injury of heart, unspecified with or without hemopericardium NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.90 - Unsp injury of heart, unsp with or without hemopericardium NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.90XA - Unsp injury of heart, unsp w or w/o hemopericardium, init BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.90XD - Unsp injury of heart, unsp w or w/o hemopericardium, subs BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.90XS - Unsp injury of heart, unsp w or w/o hemopericardium, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.91 - Contusion of heart, unsp with or without hemopericardium NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.91XA - Contusion of heart, unsp w or w/o hemopericardium, init BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.91XD - Contusion of heart, unsp w or w/o hemopericardium, subs BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.91XS - Contusion of heart, unsp w or w/o hemopericardium, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.92 - Laceration of heart, unsp with or without hemopericardium NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.92XA - Laceration of heart, unsp w or w/o hemopericardium, init BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.92XD - Laceration of heart, unsp w or w/o hemopericardium, subs BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.92XS - Laceration of heart, unsp w or w/o hemopericardium, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.99 - Other injury of heart, unsp with or without hemopericardium NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.99XA - Inj heart, unsp w or w/o hemopericardium, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.99XD - Inj heart, unsp w or w/o hemopericardium, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S26.99XS - Oth injury of heart, unsp w or w/o hemopericardium, sequela BILLABLE CODE