Injury of muscle, fascia and tendon at forearm level S56

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Injury of muscle, fascia and tendon at forearm level" is "S56". S56 is NOT a 'valid' or 'billable' ICD10 code. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.

  • S56 should not be used for reimbursement purposes. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM S56 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S56 - other international versions of ICD-10 S56 may differ.
Code Also:
  • any associated open wound (S51.-)
Type 2 Excludes:
  • injury of muscle, fascia and tendon at or below wrist (S66.-)
  • sprain of joints and ligaments of elbow (S53.4-)

Codes: = Billable

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