ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T54.3X1

Toxic effect of corrosive alkalis and alk-like substnc, acc

Diagnosis Code T54.3X1

ICD-10: T54.3X1
Short Description: Toxic effect of corrosive alkalis and alk-like substnc, acc
Long Description: Toxic effect of corrosive alkalis and alkali-like substances, accidental (unintentional)
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T54.3X1

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Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Toxic effects of substances chiefly nonmedicinal as to source (T51-T65)
      • Toxic effect of corrosive substances (T54)

Information for Medical Professionals

Synonyms
  • Accidental burning caused by lye
  • Accidental poisoning caused by caustic alkalis
  • Accidental poisoning caused by lye
  • Accidental poisoning caused by sodium hydroxide
  • Alkali burn of skin
  • Alkaline chemical burn of conjunctival sac
  • Alkaline chemical burn of cornea
  • Alkaline chemical burn of cornea and conjunctival sac
  • Alkaline chemical burn of cornea AND/OR conjunctival sac
  • Burn of conjuctival sac
  • Burn of conjuctival sac
  • Burn of conjunctiva
  • Burn of conjunctiva
  • Burn of cornea and conjunctival sac
  • Burn of eye AND/OR adnexa
  • Burning caused by ammonia
  • Burning caused by caustic alkali
  • Burning caused by caustic oven cleaner
  • Burning caused by cement
  • Burning caused by lime
  • Caustic alkalis causing toxic effect
  • Chemical injury to cornea
  • Corrosives, acids and caustic alkalis causing toxic effect
  • Lye causing toxic effect
  • Toxic effect of potassium hydroxide
  • Toxic effect of sodium hydroxide

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code T54.3X1 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Table of Drugs and Chemicals

The code T54.3X1 is included in the Table of Drugs and Chemicals, this table contains a classification of drugs, industrial solvents, corrosive gases, noxious plants, pesticides, and other toxic agents. Each substance in the table is assigned a code according to the poisoning classification and external causes of adverse effects. Use as many codes as necessary to describe all reported drugs, medicinal or chemical substances.

Substance Poisoning
Accidental
(unintentional)
Poisoning
Accidental
self-harm
Poisoning
Assault
Poisoning
Undetermined
Adverse
effect
Underdosing
Alkali (caustic)T54.3X1T54.3X2T54.3X3T54.3X4
Chloride of lime (bleach)T54.3X1T54.3X2T54.3X3T54.3X4
Drano (drain cleaner)T54.3X1T54.3X2T54.3X3T54.3X4
Hydroxide, causticT54.3X1T54.3X2T54.3X3T54.3X4
Lime (chloride)T54.3X1T54.3X2T54.3X3T54.3X4
Lye (concentrated)T54.3X1T54.3X2T54.3X3T54.3X4
Potash (caustic)T54.3X1T54.3X2T54.3X3T54.3X4
QuicklimeT54.3X1T54.3X2T54.3X3T54.3X4
Soda (caustic)T54.3X1T54.3X2T54.3X3T54.3X4
Soda (caustic)
  »bicarb
T54.3X1T54.3X2T54.3X3T54.3X4
Soda (caustic)
  »chlorinated
T54.3X1T54.3X2T54.3X3T54.3X4
Triethanolamine NECT54.3X1T54.3X2T54.3X3T54.3X4
Triethanolamine NEC
  »detergent
T54.3X1T54.3X2T54.3X3T54.3X4
Triethanolamine NEC
  »trinitrate (biphosphate)
T54.3X1T54.3X2T54.3X3T54.3X4
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