ICD-10-CM Code T54.2X2

Toxic effect of corrosive acids and acid-like substances, intentional self-harm

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code Poisoning Intentional

Not Valid for Submission

T54.2X2 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of toxic effect of corrosive acids and acid-like substances, intentional self-harm. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:T54.2X2
Short Description:Toxic effect of corrosv acids and acid-like substnc, slf-hrm
Long Description:Toxic effect of corrosive acids and acid-like substances, intentional self-harm

Consider the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity:

  • T54.2X2A - Toxic effect of corrosive acids and acid-like substances, intentional self-harm, initial encounter
  • T54.2X2D - Toxic effect of corrosive acids and acid-like substances, intentional self-harm, subsequent encounter
  • T54.2X2S - Toxic effect of corrosive acids and acid-like substances, intentional self-harm, sequela

Code Classification

  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Toxic effects of substances chiefly nonmedicinal as to source (T51-T65)
      • Toxic effect of corrosive substances (T54)

Code History

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

Table of Drugs and Chemicals

The code T54.2X2 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. Each substance in the table is assigned a code according to the poisoning classification and external causes of adverse effects. Use as many codes as necessary to describe all reported drugs, medicinal or chemical substances.

Substance Poisoning
Accidental
(unintentional)
Poisoning
Accidental
self-harm
Poisoning
Assault
Poisoning
Undetermined
Adverse
effect
Underdosing
AceticT54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Acetic
  »acid
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Acetic
  »acid
    »with sodium acetate (ointment)
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Acetic
  »acid
    »ester (solvent) (vapor)
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Acetic
  »acid
    »irrigating solution
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Acetic
  »acid
    »medicinal (lotion)
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Acetic
  »anhydride
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Acetic
  »ether (vapor)
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Acid (corrosive) NECT54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Aqua fortisT54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Battery acid or fluidT54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Formic acidT54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Formic acid
  »vapor
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Hydrazoic acid, azidesT54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Hydrochloric acid (liquid)T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Hydrochloric acid (liquid)
  »medicinal (digestant)
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Hydrochloric acid (liquid)
  »vapor
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Hydrofluoric acid (liquid)T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Hydrofluoric acid (liquid)
  »vapor
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
MineralT54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Mineral
  »acids
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Mineral
  »oil (laxative) (medicinal)
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Mineral
  »oil (laxative) (medicinal)
    »emulsion
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Mineral
  »oil (laxative) (medicinal)
    »nonmedicinal
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Mineral
  »oil (laxative) (medicinal)
    »topical
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Mineral
  »salt NEC
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Mineral
  »spirits
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
NitricT54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Nitric
  »acid (liquid)
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Nitric
  »acid (liquid)
    »vapor
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Nitric
  »oxide (gas)
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Nitrohydrochloric acidT54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
NitrousT54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Nitrous
  »acid (liquid)
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Nitrous
  »acid (liquid)
    »fumes
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Nitrous
  »ether spirit
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Nitrous
  »oxide
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Orthotolidine (reagent)T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Osmic acid (liquid)T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Osmic acid (liquid)
  »fumes
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Oxalic acidT54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Oxalic acid
  »ammonium salt
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Phosphoric acidT54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Picric (acid)T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Saniflush (cleaner)T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Storage battery (cells) (acid)T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Sulfuric acidT54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Trichloroacetic acid, Trichloracetic acidT54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4
Trichloroacetic acid, Trichloracetic acid
  »medicinal
T54.2X1T54.2X2T54.2X3T54.2X4