2021 ICD-10-CM Code X19.XXXD

Contact with other heat and hot substances, subsequent encounter

Version 2021
Billable Code
7th Character Code
Subsequent Code

Valid for Submission

X19.XXXD is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of contact with other heat and hot substances, subsequent encounter. The code X19.XXXD is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The ICD-10-CM code X19.XXXD might also be used to specify conditions or terms like accident due to contact with hot or corrosive substance, accidents caused by hot substance or object, caustic or corrosive material and steam, accidents due to excessive heat, burn by hot object, burning due to contact with hot bricks , burning due to contact with hot concrete, etc.

X19.XXXD is a subsequent encounter code, includes a 7th character and should be used after the patient has completed active treatment for a condition like contact with other heat and hot substances. According to ICD-10-CM Guidelines a "subsequent encounter" occurs when the patient is receiving routine care for the condition during the healing or recovery phase of treatment. Subsequent diagnosis codes are appropriate during the recovery phase, no matter how many times the patient has seen the provider for this condition. If the provider needs to adjust the patient's care plan due to a setback or other complication, the encounter becomes active again.

ICD-10:X19.XXXD
Short Description:Contact with other heat and hot substances, subs encntr
Long Description:Contact with other heat and hot substances, subsequent encounter

Code Classification

Approximate Synonyms

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

Convert X19.XXXD to ICD-9 Code

The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code X19.XXXD its ICD-9 equivalent. The approximate mapping means there is not an exact match between the ICD-10 code and the ICD-9 code and the mapped code is not a precise representation of the original code.

Code History

  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016 (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)