2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T26.92XA

Corrosion of left eye and adnexa, part unspecified, initial encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • T26.92XA is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Corrosion of left eye and adnexa, part unsp, init encntr
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM T26.92XA became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T26.92XA - other international versions of ICD-10 T26.92XA may differ.
The following code(s) above T26.92XA 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 T26.92XA:
  • 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
  • T26.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T26.9

    Corrosion of eye and adnexa, part unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code First
    • (T51-T65) to identify chemical and intent
    Use Additional
    • external cause code to identify place (Y92)
    Corrosion of eye and adnexa, part unspecified
Approximate Synonyms
  • Chemical burn of left eye
ICD-10-CM T26.92XA is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 124 Other disorders of the eye with mcc
  • 125 Other disorders of the eye without mcc

Convert T26.92XA 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 T26.92XA
T26.9 Corrosion of eye and adnexa, part unspecified
T26.90 Corrosion of unspecified eye and adnexa, part unspecified
T26.90XA …… initial encounter
T26.90XD …… subsequent encounter
T26.90XS …… sequela
T26.91 Corrosion of right eye and adnexa, part unspecified
T26.91XA …… initial encounter
T26.91XD …… subsequent encounter
T26.91XS …… sequela
T26.92 Corrosion of left eye and adnexa, part unspecified
T26.92XA …… initial encounter
T26.92XD …… subsequent encounter
T26.92XS …… sequela
T27 Burn and corrosion of respiratory tract
T27.0 Burn of larynx and trachea
T27.0XXA …… initial encounter
T27.0XXD …… subsequent encounter
T27.0XXS …… sequela
T27.1 Burn involving larynx and trachea with lung
T27.1XXA …… initial encounter
T27.1XXD …… subsequent encounter

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