2021 ICD-10-CM Codes for Superficial injury of shoulder and upper arm (S40)

Instructional Notations

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 S40

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 shoulder and upper arm (S40-S49)

            • Superficial injury of shoulder and upper arm (S40)
            • S40 - Superficial injury of shoulder and upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.0 - Contusion of shoulder and upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.01 - Contusion of shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.011 - Contusion of right shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.011A - Contusion of right shoulder, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.011D - Contusion of right shoulder, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.011S - Contusion of right shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.012 - Contusion of left shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.012A - Contusion of left shoulder, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.012D - Contusion of left shoulder, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.012S - Contusion of left shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.019 - Contusion of unspecified shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.019A - Contusion of unspecified shoulder, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.019D - Contusion of unspecified shoulder, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.019S - Contusion of unspecified shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.02 - Contusion of upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.021 - Contusion of right upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.021A - Contusion of right upper arm, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.021D - Contusion of right upper arm, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.021S - Contusion of right upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.022 - Contusion of left upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.022A - Contusion of left upper arm, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.022D - Contusion of left upper arm, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.022S - Contusion of left upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.029 - Contusion of unspecified upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.029A - Contusion of unspecified upper arm, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.029D - Contusion of unspecified upper arm, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.029S - Contusion of unspecified upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.2 - Other superficial injuries of shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.21 - Abrasion of shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.211 - Abrasion of right shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.211A - Abrasion of right shoulder, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.211D - Abrasion of right shoulder, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.211S - Abrasion of right shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.212 - Abrasion of left shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.212A - Abrasion of left shoulder, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.212D - Abrasion of left shoulder, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.212S - Abrasion of left shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.219 - Abrasion of unspecified shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.219A - Abrasion of unspecified shoulder, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.219D - Abrasion of unspecified shoulder, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.219S - Abrasion of unspecified shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.22 - Blister (nonthermal) of shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.221 - Blister (nonthermal) of right shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.221A - Blister (nonthermal) of right shoulder, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.221D - Blister (nonthermal) of right shoulder, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.221S - Blister (nonthermal) of right shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.222 - Blister (nonthermal) of left shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.222A - Blister (nonthermal) of left shoulder, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.222D - Blister (nonthermal) of left shoulder, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.222S - Blister (nonthermal) of left shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.229 - Blister (nonthermal) of unspecified shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.229A - Blister (nonthermal) of unspecified shoulder, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.229D - Blister (nonthermal) of unspecified shoulder, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.229S - Blister (nonthermal) of unspecified shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.24 - External constriction of shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.241 - External constriction of right shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.241A - External constriction of right shoulder, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.241D - External constriction of right shoulder, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.241S - External constriction of right shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.242 - External constriction of left shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.242A - External constriction of left shoulder, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.242D - External constriction of left shoulder, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.242S - External constriction of left shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.249 - External constriction of unspecified shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.249A - External constriction of unspecified shoulder, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.249D - External constriction of unspecified shoulder, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.249S - External constriction of unspecified shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.25 - Superficial foreign body of shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.251 - Superficial foreign body of right shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.251A - Superficial foreign body of right shoulder, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.251D - Superficial foreign body of right shoulder, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.251S - Superficial foreign body of right shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.252 - Superficial foreign body of left shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.252A - Superficial foreign body of left shoulder, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.252D - Superficial foreign body of left shoulder, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.252S - Superficial foreign body of left shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.259 - Superficial foreign body of unspecified shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.259A - Superficial foreign body of unsp shoulder, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.259D - Superficial foreign body of unsp shoulder, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.259S - Superficial foreign body of unspecified shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.26 - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.261 - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of right shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.261A - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of right shoulder, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.261D - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of right shoulder, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.261S - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of right shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.262 - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of left shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.262A - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of left shoulder, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.262D - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of left shoulder, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.262S - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of left shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.269 - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of unspecified shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.269A - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of unsp shoulder, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.269D - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of unsp shoulder, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.269S - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of unspecified shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.27 - Other superficial bite of shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.271 - Other superficial bite of right shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.271A - Other superficial bite of right shoulder, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.271D - Other superficial bite of right shoulder, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.271S - Other superficial bite of right shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.272 - Other superficial bite of left shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.272A - Other superficial bite of left shoulder, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.272D - Other superficial bite of left shoulder, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.272S - Other superficial bite of left shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.279 - Other superficial bite of unspecified shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.279A - Other superficial bite of unspecified shoulder, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.279D - Other superficial bite of unspecified shoulder, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.279S - Other superficial bite of unspecified shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.8 - Other superficial injuries of upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.81 - Abrasion of upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.811 - Abrasion of right upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.811A - Abrasion of right upper arm, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.811D - Abrasion of right upper arm, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.811S - Abrasion of right upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.812 - Abrasion of left upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.812A - Abrasion of left upper arm, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.812D - Abrasion of left upper arm, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.812S - Abrasion of left upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.819 - Abrasion of unspecified upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.819A - Abrasion of unspecified upper arm, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.819D - Abrasion of unspecified upper arm, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.819S - Abrasion of unspecified upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.82 - Blister (nonthermal) of upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.821 - Blister (nonthermal) of right upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.821A - Blister (nonthermal) of right upper arm, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.821D - Blister (nonthermal) of right upper arm, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.821S - Blister (nonthermal) of right upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.822 - Blister (nonthermal) of left upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.822A - Blister (nonthermal) of left upper arm, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.822D - Blister (nonthermal) of left upper arm, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.822S - Blister (nonthermal) of left upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.829 - Blister (nonthermal) of unspecified upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.829A - Blister (nonthermal) of unspecified upper arm, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.829D - Blister (nonthermal) of unspecified upper arm, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.829S - Blister (nonthermal) of unspecified upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.84 - External constriction of upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.841 - External constriction of right upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.841A - External constriction of right upper arm, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.841D - External constriction of right upper arm, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.841S - External constriction of right upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.842 - External constriction of left upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.842A - External constriction of left upper arm, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.842D - External constriction of left upper arm, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.842S - External constriction of left upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.849 - External constriction of unspecified upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.849A - External constriction of unspecified upper arm, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.849D - External constriction of unspecified upper arm, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.849S - External constriction of unspecified upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.85 - Superficial foreign body of upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.851 - Superficial foreign body of right upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.851A - Superficial foreign body of right upper arm, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.851D - Superficial foreign body of right upper arm, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.851S - Superficial foreign body of right upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.852 - Superficial foreign body of left upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.852A - Superficial foreign body of left upper arm, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.852D - Superficial foreign body of left upper arm, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.852S - Superficial foreign body of left upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.859 - Superficial foreign body of unspecified upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.859A - Superficial foreign body of unsp upper arm, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.859D - Superficial foreign body of unsp upper arm, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.859S - Superficial foreign body of unspecified upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.86 - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.861 - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of right upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.861A - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of right upper arm, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.861D - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of right upper arm, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.861S - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of right upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.862 - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of left upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.862A - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of left upper arm, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.862D - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of left upper arm, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.862S - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of left upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.869 - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of unspecified upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.869A - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of unsp upper arm, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.869D - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of unsp upper arm, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.869S - Insect bite (nonvenomous) of unspecified upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.87 - Other superficial bite of upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.871 - Other superficial bite of right upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.871A - Other superficial bite of right upper arm, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.871D - Other superficial bite of right upper arm, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.871S - Other superficial bite of right upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.872 - Other superficial bite of left upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.872A - Other superficial bite of left upper arm, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.872D - Other superficial bite of left upper arm, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.872S - Other superficial bite of left upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.879 - Other superficial bite of unspecified upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.879A - Other superficial bite of unspecified upper arm, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.879D - Other superficial bite of unspecified upper arm, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.879S - Other superficial bite of unspecified upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.9 - Unspecified superficial injury of shoulder and upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.91 - Unspecified superficial injury of shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.911 - Unspecified superficial injury of right shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.911A - Unsp superficial injury of right shoulder, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.911D - Unsp superficial injury of right shoulder, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.911S - Unspecified superficial injury of right shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.912 - Unspecified superficial injury of left shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.912A - Unspecified superficial injury of left shoulder, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.912D - Unspecified superficial injury of left shoulder, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.912S - Unspecified superficial injury of left shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.919 - Unspecified superficial injury of unspecified shoulder NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.919A - Unsp superficial injury of unspecified shoulder, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.919D - Unsp superficial injury of unspecified shoulder, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.919S - Unsp superficial injury of unspecified shoulder, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.92 - Unspecified superficial injury of upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.921 - Unspecified superficial injury of right upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.921A - Unsp superficial injury of right upper arm, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.921D - Unsp superficial injury of right upper arm, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.921S - Unspecified superficial injury of right upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.922 - Unspecified superficial injury of left upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.922A - Unsp superficial injury of left upper arm, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.922D - Unsp superficial injury of left upper arm, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.922S - Unspecified superficial injury of left upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.929 - Unspecified superficial injury of unspecified upper arm NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.929A - Unsp superficial injury of unsp upper arm, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.929D - Unsp superficial injury of unsp upper arm, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • S40.929S - Unsp superficial injury of unspecified upper arm, sequela BILLABLE CODE