ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T54.3X3

Toxic effect of corrosv alkalis and alk-like substnc, asslt

Diagnosis Code T54.3X3

ICD-10: T54.3X3
Short Description: Toxic effect of corrosv alkalis and alk-like substnc, asslt
Long Description: Toxic effect of corrosive alkalis and alkali-like substances, assault
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T54.3X3

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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
  • Assault by caustic alkalies
  • Assault by corrosive substance, except poisoning

Table of Drugs and Chemicals

The code T54.3X3 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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