ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T74.12XD

Child physical abuse, confirmed, subsequent encounter

Diagnosis Code T74.12XD

ICD-10: T74.12XD
Short Description: Child physical abuse, confirmed, subsequent encounter
Long Description: Child physical abuse, confirmed, subsequent encounter
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T74.12XD

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The code T74.12XD is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Other and unspecified effects of external causes (T66-T78)
      • Adult and child abuse, neglect and oth maltreat, confirmed (T74)

Information for Medical Professionals

Information for Patients

Child Abuse

Child abuse is doing something or failing to do something that results in harm to a child or puts a child at risk of harm. Child abuse can be physical, sexual or emotional. Neglect, or not providing for a child's needs, is also a form of abuse.

Most abused children suffer greater emotional than physical damage. An abused child may become depressed. He or she may withdraw, think of suicide or become violent. An older child may use drugs or alcohol, try to run away or abuse others.

Child abuse is a serious problem. If you suspect a child is being abused or neglected, call the police or your local child welfare agency.

  • Child abuse - physical (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Child neglect and psychological abuse (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Shaken baby syndrome (Medical Encyclopedia)

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