ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T58.2X3

Toxic eff of carb monx from incmpl combst dmst fuel, asslt

Diagnosis Code T58.2X3

ICD-10: T58.2X3
Short Description: Toxic eff of carb monx from incmpl combst dmst fuel, asslt
Long Description: Toxic effect of carbon monoxide from incomplete combustion of other domestic fuels, assault
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T58.2X3

Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes
    • Toxic effects of substances chiefly nonmedicinal as to source (T51-T65)
      • Toxic effect of carbon monoxide (T58)

Information for Patients

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Also called: CO poisoning

Carbon monoxide (CO) is a gas that has no odor or color. But it is very dangerous. It can cause sudden illness and death. CO is found in combustion fumes, such as those made by cars and trucks, lanterns, stoves, gas ranges and heating systems. CO from these fumes can build up in places that don't have a good flow of fresh air. You can be poisoned by breathing them in. The most common symptoms of CO poisoning are

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Weakness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Chest pain
  • Confusion

It is often hard to tell if someone has CO poisoning, because the symptoms may be like those of other illnesses. People who are sleeping or intoxicated can die from CO poisoning before they have symptoms. A CO detector can warn you if you have high levels of CO in your home.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

  • "Invisible" Killer (Consumer Product Safety Commission)
  • Carbon monoxide poisoning
  • Hemoglobin derivatives

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