ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Y07.4

Other family member, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect

Diagnosis Code Y07.4

ICD-10: Y07.4
Short Description: Other family member, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
Long Description: Other family member, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Y07.4

Not Valid for Submission
The code Y07.4 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Overexertion and strenuous or repetitive movements (X50)
      • Perpetrator of assault, maltreatment and neglect (Y07)

Information for Patients


Domestic Violence

Also called: Battery, Partner abuse, Spousal abuse

Domestic violence is a type of abuse. It usually involves a spouse or partner, but it can also be a child, elderly relative, or other family member.

Domestic violence may include

  • Physical violence that can lead to injuries such as bruises or broken bones
  • Sexual violence
  • Threats of physical or sexual violence
  • Emotional abuse that may lead to depression, anxiety, or social isolation
  • Economic abuse, which involves controlling access to money
  • Stalking, which causes fear for your own safety

The first step in getting help is to tell someone you trust, such as a friend, family member, or co-worker. You can also contact your doctor or another health care professional, an emergency shelter, or a domestic violence helpline.

The first step in getting help is to tell someone you trust.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

  • Domestic violence (Medical Encyclopedia)


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