2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T23.371A

Burn of third degree of right wrist, initial encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • T23.371A is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM T23.371A became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T23.371A - other international versions of ICD-10 T23.371A may differ.
The following code(s) above T23.371A 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 T23.371A:
  • 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
  • T23.3
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T23.3

    Burn of third 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 third degree of wrist and hand
Approximate Synonyms
  • Third degree burn of right wrist
ICD-10-CM T23.371A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 927 Extensive burns or full thickness burns with mv >96 hours with skin graft
  • 933 Extensive burns or full thickness burns with mv >96 hours without skin graft
  • 928 Full thickness burn with skin graft or inhalation injury with cc/mcc
  • 929 Full thickness burn with skin graft or inhalation injury without cc/mcc

Convert T23.371A to ICD-9-CM

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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To T23.371A
T23.362 Burn of third degree of back of left hand
T23.362A …… initial encounter
T23.362D …… subsequent encounter
T23.362S …… sequela
T23.369 Burn of third degree of back of unspecified hand
T23.369A …… initial encounter
T23.369D …… subsequent encounter
T23.369S …… sequela
T23.37 Burn of third degree of wrist
T23.371 Burn of third degree of right wrist
T23.371A …… initial encounter
T23.371D …… subsequent encounter
T23.371S …… sequela
T23.372 Burn of third degree of left wrist
T23.372A …… initial encounter
T23.372D …… subsequent encounter
T23.372S …… sequela
T23.379 Burn of third degree of unspecified wrist
T23.379A …… initial encounter
T23.379D …… subsequent encounter
T23.379S …… sequela

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