ICD-10-CM Code for Injury of Achilles tendon S86.0

ICD-10 code S86.0 for Injury of Achilles tendon is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range - Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes .

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Injury of Achilles tendon


Excludes2: injury of muscle, fascia and tendon at ankle (S96.-)
injury of patellar ligament (tendon) (S76.1-)
sprain of joints and ligaments of knee (S83.-)

Code also: any associated open wound (S81.-)

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