ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T54.2X1D

Toxic eff of corrosv acids and acid-like substnc, acc, subs

Diagnosis Code T54.2X1D

ICD-10: T54.2X1D
Short Description: Toxic eff of corrosv acids and acid-like substnc, acc, subs
Long Description: Toxic effect of corrosive acids and acid-like substances, accidental (unintentional), subsequent encounter
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T54.2X1D

Valid for Submission
The code T54.2X1D is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Toxic effects of substances chiefly nonmedicinal as to source (T51-T65)
      • Toxic effect of corrosive substances (T54)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code T54.2X1D is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)


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The code T54.2X1D is exempt from POA reporting.

  • Accidental burning caused by acid
  • Accidental burning caused by vitriol burning
  • Accidental poisoning caused by acids
  • Accidental poisoning caused by hydrochloric acid
  • Accidental poisoning caused by nitric acid
  • Accidental poisoning caused by sulfuric acid
  • Acid chemical burn of conjunctival sac
  • Acid chemical burn of cornea
  • Acid chemical burn of cornea and conjunctival sac
  • Acid chemical burn of cornea AND/OR conjunctival sac
  • Battery causing toxic effect
  • Battery fluid causing toxic effect
  • Burn of conjuctival sac
  • Burn of conjuctival sac
  • Burn of conjunctiva
  • Burn of conjunctiva
  • Burn of cornea and conjunctival sac
  • Burn of eye AND/OR adnexa
  • Burning caused by battery acid
  • Burning caused by caustic acid
  • Burning caused by hydrochloric acid
  • Burning caused by hydrofluoric acid
  • Burning caused by nitric acid
  • Burning caused by sulfuric acid
  • Button battery causing toxic effect
  • Chemical injury to cornea
  • Corrosives, acids and caustic alkalis causing toxic effect
  • Dry battery contents causing toxic effect
  • Toxic effect of acid
  • Toxic effect of hydrochloric acid
  • Toxic effect of nitric acid
  • Toxic effect of sulfuric acid

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