ICD-10-CM Code X14

Contact with hot air and other hot gases

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

X14 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 air and other hot gases. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:X14
Short Description:Contact with hot air and other hot gases
Long Description:Contact with hot air and other hot gases

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

  • X14.0 - Inhalation of hot air and gases
  • X14.0XXA - Inhalation of hot air and gases, initial encounter
  • X14.0XXD - Inhalation of hot air and gases, subsequent encounter
  • X14.0XXS - Inhalation of hot air and gases, sequela
  • X14.1 - Other contact with hot air and other hot gases
  • X14.1XXA - Other contact with hot air and other hot gases, initial encounter
  • X14.1XXD - Other contact with hot air and other hot gases, subsequent encounter
  • X14.1XXS - Other contact with hot air and other hot gases, 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 X14:

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 X14

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 air and other hot gases (X14)

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