Short Description: Asphyx due to being trap in a (discarded) refrig, acc, init
Long Description: Asphyxiation due to being trapped in a (discarded) refrigerator, accidental, initial encounter
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T71.231A
Valid for Submission
The code T71.231A 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)