ICD-10-CM Code X17.XXXA

Contact with hot engines, machinery and tools, initial encounter

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

X17.XXXA is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of contact with hot engines, machinery and tools, initial encounter. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The ICD-10-CM code X17.XXXA might also be used to specify conditions or terms like accident caused by heat energy release from machine or accidentally burned by machinery or burning due to contact with hot machinery and tools or burning due to contact with hot parts of vehicle engine.

ICD-10:X17.XXXA
Short Description:Contact with hot engines, machinery and tools, init encntr
Long Description:Contact with hot engines, machinery and tools, 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 heat energy release from machine
  • Accidentally burned by machinery
  • Burning due to contact with hot machinery and tools
  • Burning due to contact with hot parts of vehicle engine

Convert X17.XXXA to ICD-9

  • E924.8 - Hot substance accid NEC (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Contact with heat and hot substances (X10-X19)
      • Contact with hot engines, machinery and tools (X17)

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