Use Additional
  • code from category T31 or T32 to identify extent of body surface involved
Includes
  • burns and corrosions of first degree [erythema]
  • burns and corrosions of second degree [blisters][epidermal loss]
  • burns and corrosions of third degree [deep necrosis of underlying tissue] [full- thickness skin loss]
  • T20 Burn and corrosion of head, face, and neck
  • T21 Burn and corrosion of trunk
  • T22 Burn and corrosion of shoulder and upper limb, except wrist and hand
  • T23 Burn and corrosion of wrist and hand
  • T24 Burn and corrosion of lower limb, except ankle and foot
  • T25 Burn and corrosion of ankle and foot