ICD-10-CM Code X11.8XXA

Contact with other hot tap-water, initial encounter

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

X11.8XXA is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of contact with other hot tap-water, initial encounter. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The ICD-10-CM code X11.8XXA might also be used to specify conditions or terms like burning due to contact with hot water or burning due to contact with hot water in bucket or burning due to contact with water from hot tap or hot water burn of skin or scald of skin.

ICD-10:X11.8XXA
Short Description:Contact with other hot tap-water, initial encounter
Long Description:Contact with other hot tap-water, initial encounter

Synonyms

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

  • Burning due to contact with hot water
  • Burning due to contact with hot water in bucket
  • Burning due to contact with water from hot tap
  • Hot water burn of skin
  • Scald of skin

Convert X11.8XXA to ICD-9

  • E924.2 - Acc-hot tap water (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Contact with heat and hot substances (X10-X19)
      • Contact with hot tap-water (X11)

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