ICD-10-CM Code Y04.0XXA

Assault by unarmed brawl or fight, initial encounter

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

Y04.0XXA is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of assault by unarmed brawl or fight, initial encounter. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The ICD-10-CM code Y04.0XXA might also be used to specify conditions or terms like fight - assault, head butt, homicide and assault by fight, brawl and rape, homicide and assault by fight, brawl and rape, homicide or assault by unarmed fight or brawl, kick with foot, etc

ICD-10:Y04.0XXA
Short Description:Assault by unarmed brawl or fight, initial encounter
Long Description:Assault by unarmed brawl or fight, initial encounter

Synonyms

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

  • Fight - assault
  • Head butt
  • Homicide and assault by fight, brawl and rape
  • Homicide and assault by fight, brawl and rape
  • Homicide or assault by unarmed fight or brawl
  • Kick with foot
  • Kick with shod foot
  • Punch with fist
  • Scratched with fingernails
  • Slap with open hand

Convert Y04.0XXA to ICD-9

  • E960.0 - Unarmed fight or brawl (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)

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