Fracture of lower leg, including ankle S82

  • S82 should not be used for reimbursement purposes. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM S82 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S82 - other international versions of ICD-10 S82 may differ.
Notes:
  • A fracture not indicated as displaced or nondisplaced should be coded to displaced
  • A fracture not indicated as open or closed should be coded to closed
  • The open fracture designations are based on the Gustilo open fracture classification
Type 1 Excludes:
  • traumatic amputation of lower leg (S88.-)
Type 2 Excludes:
  • fracture of foot, except ankle (S92.-)
  • periprosthetic fracture of prosthetic implant of knee (M97.0-)
Includes:
  • fracture of malleolus

Codes: = Billable

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