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Chapter 19

Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)

-Use secondary code(s) from Chapter 20, External causes of morbidity, to indicate cause of injury. Codes within the T section that include the external cause do not require an additional external cause code
Use Additional Code:
-code to identify any retained foreign body, if applicable (Z18.-)

Excludes 1:
-birth trauma (P10-P15)
-obstetric trauma (O70-O71)

S00-S09Injuries to the head
S10-S19Injuries to the neck
S20-S29Injuries to the thorax
S30-S39Injuries to the abdomen, lower back, lumbar spine, pelvis and external genitals
S40-S49Injuries to the shoulder and upper arm
S50-S59Injuries to the elbow and forearm
S60-S69Injuries to the wrist, hand and fingers
S70-S79Injuries to the hip and thigh
S80-S89Injuries to the knee and lower leg
S90-S99Injuries to the ankle and foot
T07Injuries involving multiple body regions
T14Injury of unspecified body region
T15-T19Effects of foreign body entering through natural orifice
T20-T32Burns and corrosions
T20-T25Burns and corrosions of external body surface, specified by site
T26-T28Burns and corrosions confined to eye and internal organs
T30-T32Burns and corrosions of multiple and unspecified body regions
T36-T50Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of drugs, medicaments and biological substances
T51-T65Toxic effects of substances chiefly nonmedicinal as to source
T66-T78Other and unspecified effects of external causes
T79Certain early complications of trauma
T80-T88Complications of surgical and medical care, not elsewhere classified
-The chapter uses the S-section for coding different types of injuries related to single body regions and the T-section to cover injuries to unspecified body regions as well as poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes.