2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T31.22

Burns involving 20-29% of body surface with 20-29% third degree burns

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • T31.22 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Burns of 20-29% of body surface w 20-29% third degree burns
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM T31.22 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T31.22 - other international versions of ICD-10 T31.22 may differ.
The following code(s) above T31.22 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 T31.22:
  • 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
  • T31
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T31

    Burns classified according to extent of body surface involved

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Note
    • This category is to be used as the primary code only when the site of the burn is unspecified. It should be used as a supplementary code with categories T20-T25 when the site is specified.
    Burns classified according to extent of body surface involved
Approximate Synonyms
  • Burn injury
  • Burn involving 20-29 percent of body surface, with 20-29 percent of body surface with full thickness burn
ICD-10-CM T31.22 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

Convert T31.22 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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to T31.22:
  • 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
    • extent (percentage of body surface)
      • 20-29 percent T31.20
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T31.20

        Burns involving 20-29% of body surface with 0% to 9% third degree burns

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Burns involving 20-29% of body surface NOS
        • with 20-29 percent third degree burns T31.22
    • unspecified site with extent of body surface involved specified
      • 20-29 percent (0-9 percent third degree) T31.20
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T31.20

        Burns involving 20-29% of body surface with 0% to 9% third degree burns

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Burns involving 20-29% of body surface NOS
        • with
          • 20-29 percent third degree T31.22

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To T31.22
T30.0 Burn of unspecified body region, unspecified degree
T30.4 Corrosion of unspecified body region, unspecified degree
T31 Burns classified according to extent of body surface involved
T31.0 Burns involving less than 10% of body surface
T31.1 Burns involving 10-19% of body surface
T31.10 …… with 0% to 9% third degree burns
T31.11 …… with 10-19% third degree burns
T31.2 Burns involving 20-29% of body surface
T31.20 …… with 0% to 9% third degree burns
T31.21 …… with 10-19% third degree burns
T31.22 …… with 20-29% third degree burns
T31.3 Burns involving 30-39% of body surface
T31.30 …… with 0% to 9% third degree burns
T31.31 …… with 10-19% third degree burns
T31.32 …… with 20-29% third degree burns
T31.33 …… with 30-39% third degree burns
T31.4 Burns involving 40-49% of body surface
T31.40 …… with 0% to 9% third degree burns
T31.41 …… with 10-19% third degree burns
T31.42 …… with 20-29% third degree burns
T31.43 …… with 30-39% third degree burns

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