ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T79.9XXA

Unspecified early complication of trauma, initial encounter

Diagnosis Code T79.9XXA

ICD-10: T79.9XXA
Short Description: Unspecified early complication of trauma, initial encounter
Long Description: Unspecified early complication of trauma, initial encounter
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T79.9XXA

Valid for Submission
The code T79.9XXA is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Certain early complications of trauma (T79)
      • Certain early complications of trauma, NEC (T79)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code T79.9XXA is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 922 - OTHER INJURY, POISONING AND TOXIC EFFECT DIAGNOSES WITH MCC
  • 923 - OTHER INJURY, POISONING AND TOXIC EFFECT DIAGNOSES WITHOUT MCC

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Synonyms
  • Airway trauma
  • Avulsion of maxillary vestibule
  • Bilateral traumatic amputation of arms at any level with complication
  • Bilateral traumatic amputation of feet with complication
  • Bilateral traumatic amputation of legs at any level with complication
  • Bilateral traumatic amputation of lower limbs
  • Bilateral traumatic amputation of lower limbs
  • Bilateral traumatic amputation of lower limbs
  • Bilateral traumatic amputation of upper limbs
  • Broken tooth injury
  • Broken tooth injury with complication
  • Cochlear trauma
  • Complex laceration of tongue
  • Complication of injury
  • Contaminated complex laceration of tongue
  • Early complication of trauma
  • Early traumatic complication of injury
  • Injury of back of neck
  • Injury of esophagus with open wound into thoracic cavity
  • Injury of external auditory canal
  • Injury of eyebrow
  • Injury of female external genital organs
  • Injury of female external genital organs
  • Injury of inner ear
  • Injury of middle ear and Eustachian tube
  • Injury of middle ear and Eustachian tube
  • Injury of nasal cavity
  • Injury of thyroid gland
  • Injury of tympanic membrane
  • Laceration of nasal septum with complication
  • Laceration of nasal sinus with complication
  • Laceration of nose
  • Laceration of tongue
  • Multiple open mouth wounds
  • Multiple open mouth wounds with complication
  • Multiple open wounds of face
  • Multiple open wounds of face
  • Multiple open wounds of face with complication
  • Multiple open wounds of lower limb with complication
  • Multiple open wounds of lower limb with complication
  • Multiple open wounds of nose with complication
  • Multiple open wounds of shoulder
  • Multiple open wounds of shoulder with complication
  • Multiple open wounds of upper arm
  • Multiple open wounds of upper arm with complication
  • Multiple open wounds with complication
  • Multiple open wounds with complication
  • Multiple open wounds with complication
  • Multiple wounds of nose
  • Open wound in mouth with complication
  • Open wound of alveolar process with complication
  • Open wound of ankle with complication
  • Open wound of anterior abdominal wall with complication
  • Open wound of anterior neck with complication
  • Open wound of anterior neck with complication
  • Open wound of auditory canal
  • Open wound of auditory canal with complication
  • Open wound of axillary region
  • Open wound of axillary region with complication
  • Open wound of back with complication
  • Open wound of buccal mucosa
  • Open wound of buccal mucosa with complication
  • Open wound of buttock
  • Open wound of buttock with complication
  • Open wound of cervical esophagus with complication
  • Open wound of cheek with complication
  • Open wound of chest wall with complication
  • Open wound of cochlea
  • Open wound of cochlea with complication
  • Open wound of ear auricle with complication
  • Open wound of ear drum with complication
  • Open wound of ear ossicle
  • Open wound of ear with complication
  • Open wound of eardrum
  • Open wound of elbow with complication
  • Open wound of elbow, forearm and wrist
  • Open wound of epigastric region
  • Open wound of epigastric region with complication
  • Open wound of epigastrium with complication
  • Open wound of eustachian tube
  • Open wound of Eustachian tube with complication
  • Open wound of external ear
  • Open wound of external ear
  • Open wound of external ear with complication
  • Open wound of external genital organs with complication
  • Open wound of eyebrow
  • Open wound of eyebrow with complication
  • Open wound of face with complication
  • Open wound of finger
  • Open wound of finger or thumb with complication
  • Open wound of fingernail
  • Open wound of fingernail with complication
  • Open wound of flank with complication
  • Open wound of foot except toes with complication
  • Open wound of foot with complication
  • Open wound of forearm with complication
  • Open wound of forehead
  • Open wound of forehead with complication
  • Open wound of genital organ
  • Open wound of gum
  • Open wound of gum with complication
  • Open wound of head with complication
  • Open wound of hip AND thigh with complication
  • Open wound of hip with complication
  • Open wound of hypochondrium
  • Open wound of hypochondrium with complication
  • Open wound of hypogastric region
  • Open wound of hypogastrium with complication
  • Open wound of jaw with complication
  • Open wound of knee with complication
  • Open wound of labium majus with complication
  • Open wound of labium minus with complication
  • Open wound of larynx and trachea
  • Open wound of larynx and trachea with complication
  • Open wound of larynx with complication
  • Open wound of larynx with complication
  • Open wound of lateral abdominal wall
  • Open wound of lateral abdominal wall
  • Open wound of lateral abdominal wall with complication
  • Open wound of lip
  • Open wound of lip with complication
  • Open wound of lower arm with complication
  • Open wound of lower leg with complication
  • Open wound of lower limb with complication
  • Open wound of lumbar region with complication
  • Open wound of mouth floor
  • Open wound of mouth floor with complication
  • Open wound of multiple sites of ear with complication
  • Open wound of multiple sites of face with complication
  • Open wound of multiple sites of mouth with complication
  • Open wound of multiple sites of nose with complication
  • Open wound of multiple sites of one lower limb AND thigh
  • Open wound of multiple sites of one lower limb AND thigh with complication
  • Open wound of multiple sites of one upper limb
  • Open wound of multiple sites of one upper limb with complication
  • Open wound of multiple sites of shoulder AND/OR upper arm with complication
  • Open wound of multiple sites of shoulder AND/OR upper arm with complication
  • Open wound of multiple sites of shoulder AND/OR upper arm with complication
  • Open wound of nail
  • Open wound of nail
  • Open wound of nasal cavity
  • Open wound of nasal cavity with complication
  • Open wound of nasal septum
  • Open wound of nasal septum with complication
  • Open wound of nasal sinus
  • Open wound of nasal sinus with complication
  • Open wound of neck nape
  • Open wound of neck nape with complication
  • Open wound of neck with complication
  • Open wound of neck with complication
  • Open wound of nose with complication
  • Open wound of ossicles with complication
  • Open wound of palate
  • Open wound of palate with complication
  • Open wound of pelvic region with complication
  • Open wound of penis
  • Open wound of penis with complication
  • Open wound of perineum with complication
  • Open wound of pharynx
  • Open wound of pharynx with complication
  • Open wound of pubic region with complication
  • Open wound of sacroiliac region
  • Open wound of sacroiliac region with complication
  • Open wound of scapular region
  • Open wound of scapular region with complication
  • Open wound of scrotum
  • Open wound of scrotum and testes with complication
  • Open wound of scrotum with complication
  • Open wound of shoulder region and upper limb
  • Open wound of shoulder region and upper limb with complication
  • Open wound of shoulder region with complication
  • Open wound of supraclavicular region
  • Open wound of supraclavicular region with complication
  • Open wound of testis
  • Open wound of testis with complication
  • Open wound of thigh with complication
  • Open wound of thumb with complication
  • Open wound of thumbnail
  • Open wound of thumbnail with complication
  • Open wound of thyroid
  • Open wound of thyroid gland with complication
  • Open wound of toe
  • Open wound of toe with complication
  • Open wound of toenail
  • Open wound of toenail
  • Open wound of tongue
  • Open wound of tongue with complication
  • Open wound of trachea
  • Open wound of trachea
  • Open wound of trachea with complication
  • Open wound of trachea with complication
  • Open wound of trunk with complication
  • Open wound of upper limb with complication
  • Open wound of vagina
  • Open wound of vagina with complication
  • Open wound of vulva with complication
  • Open wound of wrist with complication
  • Open wound with complication
  • Thumbnail injury
  • Traumatic amputation of finger with complication
  • Traumatic amputation of foot
  • Traumatic amputation of foot
  • Traumatic amputation of foot
  • Traumatic amputation of thumb with complication
  • Traumatic amputation of thumb with fingers of either hand
  • Traumatic amputation of thumb with fingers of either hand with complication
  • Traumatic amputation of toe
  • Traumatic amputation of toe
  • Traumatic amputation of toe
  • Traumatic amputation of toe OR toes with complication
  • Traumatic bilateral amputation of leg with complication
  • Traumatic complication of injury
  • Unilateral traumatic amputation above the knee with complication
  • Unilateral traumatic amputation at OR above elbow with complication
  • Unilateral traumatic amputation below the elbow with complication
  • Unilateral traumatic amputation below the knee with complication
  • Unilateral traumatic amputation of arm with complication
  • Unilateral traumatic amputation of foot with complication
  • Unilateral traumatic amputation of upper limb above elbow
  • Unilateral traumatic amputation of upper limb above elbow with complication

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