ICD-10-CM Code Y07.4

Other family member, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

Y07.4 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of other family member, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:Y07.4
Short Description:Other family member, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
Long Description:Other family member, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect

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

  • Y07.41 - Sibling, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
  • Y07.410 - Brother, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
  • Y07.411 - Sister, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
  • Y07.42 - Foster parent, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
  • Y07.420 - Foster father, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
  • Y07.421 - Foster mother, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
  • Y07.43 - Stepparent or stepsibling, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
  • Y07.430 - Stepfather, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
  • Y07.432 - Male friend of parent (co-residing in household), perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
  • Y07.433 - Stepmother, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
  • Y07.434 - Female friend of parent (co-residing in household), perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
  • Y07.435 - Stepbrother, perpetrator or maltreatment and neglect
  • Y07.436 - Stepsister, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
  • Y07.49 - Other family member, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
  • Y07.490 - Male cousin, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
  • Y07.491 - Female cousin, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
  • Y07.499 - Other family member, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Assault (X92-Y09)
      • Perpetrator of assault, maltreatment and neglect (Y07)

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

Information for Patients


Domestic Violence

Domestic violence is a type of abuse. It usually involves a spouse or partner, but it can also be a child, older relative, or other family member.

Domestic violence may include

  • Physical violence that can lead to injuries such as bruises or broken bones
  • Sexual violence
  • Threats of physical or sexual violence
  • Emotional abuse that may lead to depression, anxiety, or social isolation
  • Economic abuse, which involves controlling access to money
  • Stalking, which causes fear for your own safety

The first step in getting help is to tell someone you trust, such as a friend, family member, or co-worker. You can also contact your doctor or another health care professional, an emergency shelter, or a domestic violence helpline.

The first step in getting help is to tell someone you trust.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


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