ICD-10 Diagnosis Code X12

Contact with other hot fluids

Diagnosis Code X12

ICD-10: X12
Short Description: Contact with other hot fluids
Long Description: Contact with other hot fluids
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code X12

Not Valid for Submission
The code X12 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Contact with heat and hot substances (X10-X19)
      • Contact with other hot fluids (X12)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code X12 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code X12 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Burn, burned, burning(accidental) (by) (from) (on)
      • hot
        • fluid NEC
    • Burn, burned, burning(accidental) (by) (from) (on)
      • hot
        • liquid NEC
    • Burn, burned, burning(accidental) (by) (from) (on)
      • liquid (boiling) (hot) NEC
    • Burn, burned, burning(accidental) (by) (from) (on)
      • substance (hot) NEC
        • boiling
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • boiling water
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • hot
          • fluids NEC
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • hot
          • liquid NEC
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • hot
          • tap-water
            • heated on stove
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • hot
          • water (tap)
            • boiling
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • hot
          • water (tap)
            • heated on stove
    • Scald, scalding(accidental) (by) (from) (in)
      • liquid (boiling) (hot) NEC

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