Diagnosis Code

X18.XXXD CONTACT WITH OTHER HOT METALS, SUBSEQUENT ENCOUNTER


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: X18.XXXD

Short Description: Contact with other hot metals, subsequent encounter

Long Description: Contact with other hot metals, subsequent encounter

The code X18.XXXD 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 other hot metals (X18)
        • X18.XXXD Contact with other hot metals, subsequent encounter

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


Synonyms

  • Burning due to contact with hot liquids in industry
  • Burning due to contact with hot metal objects
  • Burning due to contact with molten metal

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
X18.XXXD Right Arrow E924.0 Acc-hot liquid & steam

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
X18 Contact with other hot metals
X18.XXXA Contact with other hot metals, initial encounter
X18.XXXS Contact with other hot metals, sequela


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