Exposure to ignition or melting of oth clothing and apparel (X06)

    • ICD-10 Index

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

        • Exposure to smoke, fire and flames (X00-X08)

            • Exposure to ignition or melting of oth clothing and apparel (X06)
            • X06 - Exposure to ignition or melting of oth clothing and apparel NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • X06.0 - Exposure to ignition of plastic jewelry NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • X06.0XXA - Exposure to ignition of plastic jewelry, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • X06.0XXD - Exposure to ignition of plastic jewelry, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • X06.0XXS - Exposure to ignition of plastic jewelry, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • X06.1 - Exposure to melting of plastic jewelry NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • X06.1XXA - Exposure to melting of plastic jewelry, initial encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • X06.1XXD - Exposure to melting of plastic jewelry, subsequent encounter BILLABLE CODE
            • X06.1XXS - Exposure to melting of plastic jewelry, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • X06.2 - Exposure to ignition of other clothing and apparel NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • X06.2XXA - Exposure to ignition of oth clothing and apparel, init BILLABLE CODE
            • X06.2XXD - Exposure to ignition of oth clothing and apparel, subs BILLABLE CODE
            • X06.2XXS - Exposure to ignition of other clothing and apparel, sequela BILLABLE CODE
            • X06.3 - Exposure to melting of other clothing and apparel NON-BILLABLE CODE
            • X06.3XXA - Exposure to melting of oth clothing and apparel, init encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • X06.3XXD - Exposure to melting of oth clothing and apparel, subs encntr BILLABLE CODE
            • X06.3XXS - Exposure to melting of other clothing and apparel, sequela BILLABLE CODE

Instructional Notations

Type 2 Excludes Type 2 Excludes
A type 2 excludes note represents "Not included here". An excludes2 note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition represented by the code, but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When an Excludes2 note appears under a code, it is acceptable to use both the code and the excluded code together, when appropriate.

  • exposure to uncontrolled fire in building or structure X00
  • exposure to uncontrolled fire, not in building or structure X01
  • exposure to controlled fire in building or structure X02
  • exposure to controlled fire, not in building or structure X03
  • exposure to ignition of highly flammable materials X04

7th Character Note 7th Character Note
Certain ICD-10-CM categories have applicable 7th characters. The applicable 7th character is required for all codes within the category, or as the notes in the Tabular List instruct. The 7th character must always be the 7th character in the data field. If a code that requires a 7th character is not 6 characters, a placeholder X must be used to fill in the empty characters.

  • The appropriate 7th character is to be added to each code from category X06

7th Character 7th Character
Indicates that a seventh character is to be assigned to codes in a subcategory.

  • A - initial encounter
  • D - subsequent encounter
  • S - sequela