2021 ICD-10-CM Code T41.3X1

Poisoning by local anesthetics, accidental (unintentional)

Version 2021
Replaced Code
Non-Billable Code
Poisoning Accidental

Not Valid for Submission

T41.3X1 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of poisoning by local anesthetics, accidental (unintentional). The code is NOT valid for the year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. Category or Header define the heading of a category of codes that may be further subdivided by the use of 4th, 5th, 6th or 7th characters.

The ICD-10-CM code T41.3X1 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like accidental benzocaine overdose, accidental benzocaine poisoning, accidental bupivacaine overdose, accidental bupivacaine poisoning, accidental cinchocaine overdose , accidental cinchocaine poisoning, etc.

ICD-10:T41.3X1
Short Description:Poisoning by local anesthetics, accidental (unintentional)
Long Description:Poisoning by local anesthetics, accidental (unintentional)

Code Classification

Specific Coding for Poisoning by local anesthetics, accidental (unintentional)

Header codes like T41.3X1 require more digits to indicate the appropriate level of specificity. Consider using any of the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for poisoning by local anesthetics, accidental (unintentional):

Replaced Code

This code was replaced in the 2021 ICD-10 code set with the code(s) listed below. The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2020. This code was replaced for the FY 2021 (October 1, 2020 - September 30, 2021).


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Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries

The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10 codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code T41.3X1:


Inclusion Terms

Inclusion Terms
These terms are the conditions for which that code is to be used. The terms may be synonyms of the code title, or, in the case of "other specified" codes, the terms are a list of the various conditions assigned to that code. The inclusion terms are not necessarily exhaustive. Additional terms found only in the Alphabetic Index may also be assigned to a code.

Approximate Synonyms

The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:

Table of Drugs and Chemicals

The code T41.3X1 is included in the Table of Drugs and Chemicals, this table contains a classification of drugs, industrial solvents, corrosive gases, noxious plants, pesticides, and other toxic agents. According to ICD-10 coding guidelines it is advised to do not code directly from the Table of Drugs and Chemicals, instead always refer back to the Tabular List when doing the initial coding. Each substance in the table is assigned a code according to the poisoning classification and external causes of adverse effects. It is important to use as many codes as necessary to specify all reported drugs, medicinal or chemical substances. If the same diagnosis code describes the causative agent for more than one adverse reaction, poisoning, toxic effect or underdosing, utilize the code only once.

Substance Poisoning
Accidental
(unintentional)
Poisoning
Accidental
self-harm
Poisoning
Assault
Poisoning
Undetermined
Adverse
effect
Underdosing
AmethocaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Amethocaine
  »regional
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Amethocaine
  »spinal
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Amyleine, regionalT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Amylocaine, regionalT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Amylocaine, regional
  »infiltration (subcutaneous)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Amylocaine, regional
  »nerve block (peripheral) (plexus)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Amylocaine, regional
  »spinal
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Amylocaine, regional
  »topical (surface)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
AnesthesiaT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Anesthesia
  »caudal
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Anesthesia
  »endotracheal
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Anesthesia
  »epidural
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Anesthesia
  »inhalation
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Anesthesia
  »local
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Anesthesia
  »mucosal
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Anesthesia
  »muscle relaxation
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Anesthesia
  »nerve blocking
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Anesthesia
  »plexus blocking
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Anesthesia
  »potentiated
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Anesthesia
  »rectal
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Anesthesia
  »rectal
    »general
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Anesthesia
  »rectal
    »local
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Anesthesia
  »regional
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Anesthesia
  »surface
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
AptocaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
ArticaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
BenoxinateT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
BenzamineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Benzamine
  »lactate
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
BenzocaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
BetoxycaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
BlockainT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Blockain
  »infiltration (subcutaneous)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Blockain
  »nerve block (peripheral) (plexus)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Blockain
  »topical (surface)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
BupivacaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Bupivacaine
  »infiltration (subcutaneous)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Bupivacaine
  »nerve block (peripheral) (plexus)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Bupivacaine
  »spinal
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
ButacaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
ButambenT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
ButanilicaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
ButynT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
CarbocaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Carbocaine
  »infiltration (subcutaneous)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Carbocaine
  »nerve block (peripheral) (plexus)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Carbocaine
  »topical (surface)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
ChloroprocaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Chloroprocaine
  »infiltration (subcutaneous)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Chloroprocaine
  »nerve block (peripheral) (plexus)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Chloroprocaine
  »spinal
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
CinchocaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Cinchocaine
  »topical (surface)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
CitanestT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Citanest
  »infiltration (subcutaneous)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Citanest
  »nerve block (peripheral) (plexus)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
CyclaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
CyclomethycaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
DibucaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Dibucaine
  »topical (surface)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
DimethocaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
DiperodonT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
DorsacaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
DycloneT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
DyclonineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
EndocaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
EPABT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Ethocaine (infiltration) (topical)T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Ethocaine (infiltration) (topical)
  »nerve block (peripheral) (plexus)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Ethocaine (infiltration) (topical)
  »spinal
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
EtidocaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Etidocaine
  »infiltration (subcutaneous)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Etidocaine
  »nerve (peripheral) (plexus)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
EucaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
HexylcaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
LeucinocaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
LidocaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Lidocaine
  »regional
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Lidocaine
  »spinal
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
LignocaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Lignocaine
  »regional
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Lignocaine
  »spinal
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
MarcaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Marcaine
  »infiltration (subcutaneous)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Marcaine
  »nerve block (peripheral) (plexus)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
MepivacaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Mepivacaine
  »epidural
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
MeprylcaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
MetabutethamineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
MetycaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Metycaine
  »infiltration (subcutaneous)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Metycaine
  »nerve block (peripheral) (plexus)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Metycaine
  »topical (surface)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
NesacaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Nesacaine
  »infiltration (subcutaneous)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Nesacaine
  »nerve block (peripheral) (plexus)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Novocain (infiltration) (topical)T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Novocain (infiltration) (topical)
  »nerve block (peripheral) (plexus)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Novocain (infiltration) (topical)
  »spinal
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Nupercaine (spinal anesthetic)T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Nupercaine (spinal anesthetic)
  »topical (surface)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
OphthaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
OphtheticT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
OrthocaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
OxetacaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
OxethazineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
OxybuprocaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Percaine (spinal)T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Percaine (spinal)
  »topical (surface)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
PhenacaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
PiperocaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Piperocaine
  »infiltration (subcutaneous)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Piperocaine
  »nerve block (peripheral) (plexus)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Piperocaine
  »topical (surface)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Pitkin's solutionT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Pontocaine (hydrochloride) (infiltration) (topical)T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Pontocaine (hydrochloride) (infiltration) (topical)
  »nerve block (peripheral) (plexus)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Pontocaine (hydrochloride) (infiltration) (topical)
  »spinal
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
PrilocaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Prilocaine
  »infiltration (subcutaneous)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Prilocaine
  »nerve block (peripheral) (plexus)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Prilocaine
  »regional
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
ProcaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Procaine
  »benzylpenicillin
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Procaine
  »nerve block (periphreal) (plexus)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Procaine
  »penicillin G
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Procaine
  »regional
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Procaine
  »spinal
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
ProparacaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
PropitocaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Propitocaine
  »infiltration (subcutaneous)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Propitocaine
  »nerve block (peripheral) (plexus)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
PropoxycaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Propoxycaine
  »infiltration (subcutaneous)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Propoxycaine
  »nerve block (peripheral) (plexus)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Propoxycaine
  »topical (surface)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
ProxymetacaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
QuotaneT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
StovaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Stovaine
  »infiltration (subcutaneous)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Stovaine
  »nerve block (peripheral) (plexus)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Stovaine
  »spinal
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Stovaine
  »topical (surface)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
SurfacaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
TetracaineT41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Tetracaine
  »nerve block (peripheral) (plexus)
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Tetracaine
  »regional
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
Tetracaine
  »spinal
T41.3X1T41.3X2T41.3X3T41.3X4T41.3X5T41.3X6
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Information for Patients


Anesthesia

If you are having surgery, your doctor will give you medicine called an anesthetic. Anesthetics reduce or prevent pain. There are three main types:

You may also get a mild sedative to relax you. You stay awake but may not remember the procedure afterwards. Sedation can be used with or without anesthesia.

The type of anesthesia or sedation you get depends on many factors. They include the procedure you are having and your current health.


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Medication Errors

Medicines treat infectious diseases, prevent problems from chronic diseases, and ease pain. But medicines can also cause harmful reactions if not used correctly. Errors can happen in the hospital, at the health care provider's office, at the pharmacy, or at home. You can help prevent errors by

Food and Drug Administration


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Code History

  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016 (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)