Short Description: Asphyx d/t mech threat to breathe d/t oth cause, acc, init
Long Description: Asphyxiation due to mechanical threat to breathing due to other causes, accidental, initial encounter
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T71.191A
Valid for Submission
The code T71.191A is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.
Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
Other and unspecified effects of external causes (T66-T78)