Diagnosis Code

X17 CONTACT WITH HOT ENGINES, MACHINERY AND TOOLS


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: X17

Short Description: Contact with hot engines, machinery and tools

Long Description: Contact with hot engines, machinery and tools

The code X17 is NOT 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 engines, machinery and tools (X17)
        • X17 Contact with hot engines, machinery and tools

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code X17 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • 7th Characters:
    • The appropriate 7th character is to be added to code @X17*
  • Type 1 Excludes Notes:
    • contact with hot heating appliances, radiators and pipes (@X16*)
    • contact with hot household appliances (@X15*)

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
X17.XXXA Contact with hot engines, machinery and tools, initial encounter
X17.XXXD Contact with hot engines, machinery and tools, subsequent encounter
X17.XXXS Contact with hot engines, machinery and tools, sequela


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