ICD-10-CM Code X01

Exposure to uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

X01 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of exposure to uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:X01
Short Description:Exposure to uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure
Long Description:Exposure to uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure

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

  • X01.0 - Exposure to flames in uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure
  • X01.0XXA - Exposure to flames in uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure, initial encounter
  • X01.0XXD - Exposure to flames in uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure, subsequent encounter
  • X01.0XXS - Exposure to flames in uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure, sequela
  • X01.1 - Exposure to smoke in uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure
  • X01.1XXA - Exposure to smoke in uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure, initial encounter
  • X01.1XXD - Exposure to smoke in uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure, subsequent encounter
  • X01.1XXS - Exposure to smoke in uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure, sequela
  • X01.3 - Fall due to uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure
  • X01.3XXA - Fall due to uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure, initial encounter
  • X01.3XXD - Fall due to uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure, subsequent encounter
  • X01.3XXS - Fall due to uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure, sequela
  • X01.4 - Hit by object due to uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure
  • X01.4XXA - Hit by object due to uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure, initial encounter
  • X01.4XXD - Hit by object due to uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure, subsequent encounter
  • X01.4XXS - Hit by object due to uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure, sequela
  • X01.8 - Other exposure to uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure
  • X01.8XXA - Other exposure to uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure, initial encounter
  • X01.8XXD - Other exposure to uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure, subsequent encounter
  • X01.8XXS - Other exposure to uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure, sequela

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 X01:

Includes

Includes
This note appears immediately under a three character code title to further define, or give examples of, the content of the category.
  • exposure to forest fire

7th Character Note

7th Character Note
Certain ICD-10-CM categories have applicable 7th characters. The applicable 7th character is required for all codes within the category, or as the notes in the Tabular List instruct. The 7th character must always be the 7th character in the data field. If a code that requires a 7th character is not 6 characters, a placeholder X must be used to fill in the empty characters.
  • The appropriate 7th character is to be added to each code from category X01

7th Character

7th Character
Indicates that a seventh character is to be assigned to codes in a subcategory.
  • A - initial encounter
  • D - subsequent encounter
  • S - sequela

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Exposure to smoke, fire and flames (X00-X08)
      • Exposure to uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure (X01)

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