2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T69.8

Other specified effects of reduced temperature

The following code(s) above T69.8 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to T69.8:
  • S00-T88
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range S00-T88

    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes

    Note
    • Use secondary code(s) from Chapter 20, External causes of morbidity, to indicate cause of injury. Codes within the T section that include the external cause do not require an additional external cause code
    Type 1 Excludes
    Use Additional
    • code to identify any retained foreign body, if applicable (Z18.-)
    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes
  • T69
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T69

    Other effects of reduced temperature

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    Use Additional
    • code to identify source of exposure:
    • Exposure to excessive cold of man-made origin (W93)
    • Exposure to excessive cold of natural origin (X31)
    Other effects of reduced temperature
Code History

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to T69.8:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To T69.8
T69.022D …… subsequent encounter
T69.022S …… sequela
T69.029 Immersion foot, unspecified foot
T69.029A …… initial encounter
T69.029D …… subsequent encounter
T69.029S …… sequela
T69.1 Chilblains
T69.1XXA …… initial encounter
T69.1XXD …… subsequent encounter
T69.1XXS …… sequela
T69.8 Other specified effects of reduced temperature
T69.8XXA …… initial encounter
T69.8XXD …… subsequent encounter
T69.8XXS …… sequela
T69.9 Effect of reduced temperature, unspecified
T69.9XXA …… initial encounter
T69.9XXD …… subsequent encounter
T69.9XXS …… sequela
T70 Effects of air pressure and water pressure
T70.0 Otitic barotrauma
T70.0XXA …… initial encounter

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