ICD-10-CM Code X37.41

Tidal wave due to earthquake or volcanic eruption

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

X37.41 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of tidal wave due to earthquake or volcanic eruption. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:X37.41
Short Description:Tidal wave due to earthquake or volcanic eruption
Long Description:Tidal wave due to earthquake or volcanic eruption

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

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 X37.41:

Inclusion Terms

Inclusion Terms
These terms are the conditions for which that code is to be used. The terms may be synonyms of the code title, or, in the case of "other specified" codes, the terms are a list of the various conditions assigned to that code. The inclusion terms are not necessarily exhaustive. Additional terms found only in the Alphabetic Index may also be assigned to a code.
  • Tidal wave NOS
  • Tsunami

Index of External Cause of Injuries

References found for the code X37.41 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Forces of nature
      • tidal wave
    • Forces of nature
      • tidal wave
        • due to
          • earthquake
    • Forces of nature
      • tidal wave
        • due to
          • volcanic eruption
    • Forces of nature
      • tsunami

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Exposure to forces of nature (X30-X39)
      • Cataclysmic storm (X37)

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