Injury of blood vessels at forearm level S55

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Injury of blood vessels at forearm level" is "S55". S55 is NOT a 'valid' or 'billable' ICD10 code. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.

  • S55 should not be used for reimbursement purposes. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM S55 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S55 - other international versions of ICD-10 S55 may differ.
Code Also:
  • any associated open wound (S51.-)
Type 2 Excludes:
  • injury of blood vessels at wrist and hand level (S65.-)
  • injury of brachial vessels (S45.1-S45.2)

Codes: = Billable

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.