ICD-10 Diagnosis Code X16.XXXA

Contact w hot heating appliances, radiators and pipes, init

Diagnosis Code X16.XXXA

ICD-10: X16.XXXA
Short Description: Contact w hot heating appliances, radiators and pipes, init
Long Description: Contact with hot heating appliances, radiators and pipes, initial encounter
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code X16.XXXA

Valid for Submission
The code X16.XXXA is 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 hot heating appliances, radiators and pipes (X16)

Information for Medical Professionals

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Synonyms
  • Accidental burning caused by heat from electric heating appliance
  • Accidental burning caused by steam pipe
  • Burning due to contact with hot exhaust pipe
  • Burning due to contact with hot heating appliances, radiators and pipes
  • Burning due to contact with hot parts of vehicle engine
  • Burning due to contact with hot radiator

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