Chapter 20 External Causes of Morbidity includes codes from V00 to Y99. They were greatly expanded in ICD-10-CM.
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The sprain and strain codes offer three choices for the final character:
A – initial encounter
D – subsequent encounter
S – sequela
ICD-10-CM uses 3–7 alpha and numeric digits and full code titles, but the format is very much the same as ICD-9-CM (for example, ICD-10-CM has the same hierarchical structure as ICD-9-CM).
The 7th character in ICD-10-CM is used in several chapters (for example, the Obstetrics, Injury, Musculoskeletal, and External Cause chapters). …