ICD-10-CM Code X10

Contact with hot drinks, food, fats and cooking oils

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

X10 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of contact with hot drinks, food, fats and cooking oils. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:X10
Short Description:Contact with hot drinks, food, fats and cooking oils
Long Description:Contact with hot drinks, food, fats and cooking oils

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

  • X10.0 - Contact with hot drinks
  • X10.0XXA - Contact with hot drinks, initial encounter
  • X10.0XXD - Contact with hot drinks, subsequent encounter
  • X10.0XXS - Contact with hot drinks, sequela
  • X10.1 - Contact with hot food
  • X10.1XXA - Contact with hot food, initial encounter
  • X10.1XXD - Contact with hot food, subsequent encounter
  • X10.1XXS - Contact with hot food, sequela
  • X10.2 - Contact with fats and cooking oils
  • X10.2XXA - Contact with fats and cooking oils, initial encounter
  • X10.2XXD - Contact with fats and cooking oils, subsequent encounter
  • X10.2XXS - Contact with fats and cooking oils, 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 X10:

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 X10

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)
    • Contact with heat and hot substances (X10-X19)
      • Contact with hot drinks, food, fats and cooking oils (X10)

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