ICD-10-CM Code X13.1XXA

Other contact with steam and other hot vapors, initial encounter

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

X13.1XXA is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of other contact with steam and other hot vapors, initial encounter. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The ICD-10-CM code X13.1XXA might also be used to specify conditions or terms like accident caused by hot liquid and vapor, including steam, burning due to contact from steam from heating installation, burning due to contact from steam in industrial installation, burning due to contact with hot gas, burning due to contact with hot steam, burning due to contact with steam from kettle, etc

ICD-10:X13.1XXA
Short Description:Other contact with steam and other hot vapors, init encntr
Long Description:Other contact with steam and other hot vapors, initial encounter

Synonyms

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

  • Accident caused by hot liquid and vapor, including steam
  • Burning due to contact from steam from heating installation
  • Burning due to contact from steam in industrial installation
  • Burning due to contact with hot gas
  • Burning due to contact with hot steam
  • Burning due to contact with steam from kettle
  • Burning due to contact with steam from vehicle radiator
  • Scald of skin
  • Steam burn of skin

Convert X13.1XXA to ICD-9

  • E924.0 - Acc-hot liquid & steam (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Contact with heat and hot substances (X10-X19)
      • Contact with steam and other hot vapors (X13)

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