2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T23.091

Burn of unspecified degree of multiple sites of right wrist and hand

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • T23.091 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • Short description: Burn of unsp deg mult sites of right wrist and hand
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM T23.091 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T23.091 - other international versions of ICD-10 T23.091 may differ.
The following code(s) above T23.091 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 T23.091:
  • S00-T88
    2020 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
  • T20-T25
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range T20-T25

    Burns and corrosions of external body surface, specified by site

    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]
    Use Additional
    • code from category T31 or T32 to identify extent of body surface involved
    Burns and corrosions of external body surface, specified by site
  • T23.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T23.0

    Burn of unspecified degree of wrist and hand

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Use Additional
    • external cause code to identify the source, place and intent of the burn (X00-X19, X75-X77, X96-X98, Y92)
    Burn of unspecified degree of wrist and hand
Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to T23.091:
  • Burn (electricity) (flame) (hot gas, liquid or hot object) (radiation) (steam) (thermal) T30.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T30.0

    Burn of unspecified body region, unspecified degree

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • This code is not for inpatient use. Code to specified site and degree of burns
    • Burn NOS
    • Multiple burns NOS
    • hand(s) T23.009
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T23.009

      Burn of unspecified degree of unspecified hand, unspecified site

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      • multiple sites with wrist T23.099
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T23.099

        Burn of unspecified degree of multiple sites of unspecified wrist and hand

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    • wrist T23.079
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T23.079

      Burn of unspecified degree of unspecified wrist

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      • multiple sites with hand T23.099
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T23.099

        Burn of unspecified degree of multiple sites of unspecified wrist and hand

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To T23.091
T23.071S …… sequela
T23.072 Burn of unspecified degree of left wrist
T23.072A …… initial encounter
T23.072D …… subsequent encounter
T23.072S …… sequela
T23.079 Burn of unspecified degree of unspecified wrist
T23.079A …… initial encounter
T23.079D …… subsequent encounter
T23.079S …… sequela
T23.09 Burn of unspecified degree of multiple sites of wrist and hand
T23.091 Burn of unspecified degree of multiple sites of right wrist and hand
T23.091A …… initial encounter
T23.091D …… subsequent encounter
T23.091S …… sequela
T23.092 Burn of unspecified degree of multiple sites of left wrist and hand
T23.092A …… initial encounter
T23.092D …… subsequent encounter
T23.092S …… sequela
T23.099 Burn of unspecified degree of multiple sites of unspecified wrist and hand
T23.099A …… initial encounter
T23.099D …… subsequent encounter

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.