ICD-10 Diagnosis Code X16

Contact with hot heating appliances, radiators and pipes

Diagnosis Code X16

ICD-10: X16
Short Description: Contact with hot heating appliances, radiators and pipes
Long Description: Contact with hot heating appliances, radiators and pipes
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code X16

Not Valid for Submission
The code X16 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Contact with heat and hot substances (X10-X19)
      • Contact with hot heating appliances, radiators and pipes (X16)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code X16 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code X16 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Accident(to)
      • caused by, due to
        • steam
          • pipe
    • Burn, burned, burning(accidental) (by) (from) (on)
      • electric blanket
    • Burn, burned, burning(accidental) (by) (from) (on)
      • heating
        • appliance, radiator or pipe
    • Burn, burned, burning(accidental) (by) (from) (on)
      • hot
        • heating appliance
    • Burn, burned, burning(accidental) (by) (from) (on)
      • hot
        • pipe (s)
    • Burn, burned, burning(accidental) (by) (from) (on)
      • hot
        • radiator
    • Burn, burned, burning(accidental) (by) (from) (on)
      • pipe (hot)
    • Burn, burned, burning(accidental) (by) (from) (on)
      • radiator (hot)
    • Burn, burned, burning(accidental) (by) (from) (on)
      • steam
        • pipe
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • electric
          • blanket
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • heat NEC
          • from appliance (electrical) (household)
            • heating appliance
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • heating
          • appliance (hot)
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • heating
          • pad (electric)
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • hot
          • heating appliance
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • hot
          • pipe
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • hot
          • radiator
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • pipe, hot
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • radiator (hot)
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • steam
          • pipe
    • Heat(effects of) (excessive)
      • from
        • electric heating apparatus causing burning

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