ICD-10 Diagnosis Code S30.853A

Superficial foreign body of scrotum and testes, init encntr

Diagnosis Code S30.853A

ICD-10: S30.853A
Short Description: Superficial foreign body of scrotum and testes, init encntr
Long Description: Superficial foreign body of scrotum and testes, initial encounter
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code S30.853A

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The code S30.853A is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • 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)
      • Superfic inj abdomen, low back, pelvis and external genitals (S30)

Information for Medical Professionals


Code Edits
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Diagnoses for males only Additional informationCallout TooltipDiagnoses for males only
Diagnoses for males only.


Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code S30.853A is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)

  • 604 - TRAUMA TO THE SKIN, SUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE AND BREAST WITH MCC
  • 605 - TRAUMA TO THE SKIN, SUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE AND BREAST WITHOUT MCC

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Synonyms
  • Foreign body in male genital organs and perineum
  • Foreign body in male genital organs and perineum
  • Foreign body in scrotum
  • Foreign body in scrotum
  • Foreign body in scrotum
  • Foreign body in testis
  • Foreign body in testis
  • Splinter of scrotum and testis without major open wound, infected
  • Splinter of scrotum and testis, without major open wound
  • Superficial foreign body of scrotum without major open wound AND without infection
  • Superficial foreign body of scrotum without major open wound but with infection
  • Superficial foreign body of testis without major open wound AND without infection
  • Superficial foreign body of testis without major open wound but with infection
  • Superficial injury of scrotum and testis
  • Superficial injury of scrotum and testis
  • Superficial injury of scrotum without infection
  • Superficial injury of testis without infection

Information for Patients


Foreign Bodies

If you've ever gotten a splinter or had sand in your eye, you've had experience with a foreign body. A foreign body is something that is stuck inside you but isn't supposed to be there. You may inhale or swallow a foreign body, or you may get one from an injury to almost any part of your body. Foreign bodies are more common in small children, who sometimes stick things in their mouths, ears, and noses.

Some foreign bodies, like a small splinter, do not cause serious harm. Inhaled or swallowed foreign bodies may cause choking or bowel obstruction and may require medical care.

  • Bezoar (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Eye - foreign object in (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Foreign body in the nose (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Foreign object - inhaled or swallowed (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Splinter removal (Medical Encyclopedia)


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