Diagnosis Code

X16.XXXA CONTACT W HOT HEATING APPLIANCES, RADIATORS AND PIPES, INIT


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: X16.XXXA

Short Description: Contact w hot heating appliances, radiators and pipes, init

Long Description: Contact with hot heating appliances, radiators and pipes, initial encounter

The code X16.XXXA is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Contact with heat and hot substances (X10-X19)
      • Contact with hot heating appliances, radiators and pipes (X16)
        • X16.XXXA Contact w hot heating appliances, radiators and pipes, init

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


Synonyms

  • Accidental burning caused by heat from electric heating appliance
  • Accidental burning caused by steam pipe
  • Burning due to contact with hot exhaust pipe
  • Burning due to contact with hot heating appliances, radiators and pipes
  • Burning due to contact with hot parts of vehicle engine
  • Burning due to contact with hot radiator

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
X16.XXXA Right Arrow E924.8 Hot substance accid NEC

This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
X16 Contact with hot heating appliances, radiators and pipes
X16.XXXD Contact with hot heating appliances, radiators and pipes, subsequent encounter
X16.XXXS Contact with hot heating appliances, radiators and pipes, sequela


This page was last updated on: 10/1/2020