ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T71.143

Asphyx due to smothr under another person's body, assault

Diagnosis Code T71.143

ICD-10: T71.143
Short Description: Asphyx due to smothr under another person's body, assault
Long Description: Asphyxiation due to smothering under another person's body (in bed), assault
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T71.143


Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Other and unspecified effects of external causes (T66-T78)
      • Asphyxiation (T71)
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