ICD-10-CM Code X08

Exposure to other specified smoke, fire and flames

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

X08 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 other specified smoke, fire and flames. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:X08
Short Description:Exposure to other specified smoke, fire and flames
Long Description:Exposure to other specified smoke, fire and flames

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

  • X08.0 - Exposure to bed fire
  • X08.00 - Exposure to bed fire due to unspecified burning material
  • X08.00XA - Exposure to bed fire due to unspecified burning material, initial encounter
  • X08.00XD - Exposure to bed fire due to unspecified burning material, subsequent encounter
  • X08.00XS - Exposure to bed fire due to unspecified burning material, sequela
  • X08.01 - Exposure to bed fire due to burning cigarette
  • X08.01XA - Exposure to bed fire due to burning cigarette, initial encounter
  • X08.01XD - Exposure to bed fire due to burning cigarette, subsequent encounter
  • X08.01XS - Exposure to bed fire due to burning cigarette, sequela
  • X08.09 - Exposure to bed fire due to other burning material
  • X08.09XA - Exposure to bed fire due to other burning material, initial encounter
  • X08.09XD - Exposure to bed fire due to other burning material, subsequent encounter
  • X08.09XS - Exposure to bed fire due to other burning material, sequela
  • X08.1 - Exposure to sofa fire
  • X08.10 - Exposure to sofa fire due to unspecified burning material
  • X08.10XA - Exposure to sofa fire due to unspecified burning material, initial encounter
  • X08.10XD - Exposure to sofa fire due to unspecified burning material, subsequent encounter
  • X08.10XS - Exposure to sofa fire due to unspecified burning material, sequela
  • X08.11 - Exposure to sofa fire due to burning cigarette
  • X08.11XA - Exposure to sofa fire due to burning cigarette, initial encounter
  • X08.11XD - Exposure to sofa fire due to burning cigarette, subsequent encounter
  • X08.11XS - Exposure to sofa fire due to burning cigarette, sequela
  • X08.19 - Exposure to sofa fire due to other burning material
  • X08.19XA - Exposure to sofa fire due to other burning material, initial encounter
  • X08.19XD - Exposure to sofa fire due to other burning material, subsequent encounter
  • X08.19XS - Exposure to sofa fire due to other burning material, sequela
  • X08.2 - Exposure to other furniture fire
  • X08.20 - Exposure to other furniture fire due to unspecified burning material
  • X08.20XA - Exposure to other furniture fire due to unspecified burning material, initial encounter
  • X08.20XD - Exposure to other furniture fire due to unspecified burning material, subsequent encounter
  • X08.20XS - Exposure to other furniture fire due to unspecified burning material, sequela
  • X08.21 - Exposure to other furniture fire due to burning cigarette
  • X08.21XA - Exposure to other furniture fire due to burning cigarette, initial encounter
  • X08.21XD - Exposure to other furniture fire due to burning cigarette, subsequent encounter
  • X08.21XS - Exposure to other furniture fire due to burning cigarette, sequela
  • X08.29 - Exposure to other furniture fire due to other burning material
  • X08.29XA - Exposure to other furniture fire due to other burning material, initial encounter
  • X08.29XD - Exposure to other furniture fire due to other burning material, subsequent encounter
  • X08.29XS - Exposure to other furniture fire due to other burning material, sequela
  • X08.8 - Exposure to other specified smoke, fire and flames
  • X08.8XXA - ... initial encounter
  • X08.8XXD - ... subsequent encounter
  • X08.8XXS - ... 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 X08:

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 X08

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 other specified smoke, fire and flames (X08)

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