2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T56.893

Toxic effect of other metals, assault

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • T56.893 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM T56.893 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T56.893 - other international versions of ICD-10 T56.893 may differ.
The following code(s) above T56.893 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 T56.893:
  • S00-T88
    2019 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
  • T51-T65
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range T51-T65

    Toxic effects of substances chiefly nonmedicinal as to source

    Note
    • When no intent is indicated code to accidental. Undetermined intent is only for use when there is specific documentation in the record that the intent of the toxic effect cannot be determined.
    Type 1 Excludes
    • contact with and (suspected) exposure to toxic substances (Z77.-)
    Use Additional
    • code(s):
    • for all associated manifestations of toxic effect, such as: respiratory conditions due to external agents (J60-J70)
    • personal history of foreign body fully removed (Z87.821)
    • to identify any retained foreign body, if applicable (Z18.-)
    Toxic effects of substances chiefly nonmedicinal as to source
  • T56
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T56

    Toxic effect of metals

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • toxic effects of fumes and vapors of metals
    • toxic effects of metals from all sources, except medicinal substances
    Type 1 Excludes
    • arsenic and its compounds (T57.0)
    • manganese and its compounds (T57.2)
    Use Additional
    • code to identify any retained metal foreign body, if applicable (Z18.0-, T18.1-)
    Toxic effect of metals
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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To T56.893
T56.814S …… sequela
T56.89 Toxic effects of other metals
T56.891 Toxic effect of other metals, accidental (unintentional)
T56.891A …… initial encounter
T56.891D …… subsequent encounter
T56.891S …… sequela
T56.892 Toxic effect of other metals, intentional self-harm
T56.892A …… initial encounter
T56.892D …… subsequent encounter
T56.892S …… sequela
T56.893 Toxic effect of other metals, assault
T56.893A …… initial encounter
T56.893D …… subsequent encounter
T56.893S …… sequela
T56.894 Toxic effect of other metals, undetermined
T56.894A …… initial encounter
T56.894D …… subsequent encounter
T56.894S …… sequela
T56.9 Toxic effects of unspecified metal
T56.91 Toxic effect of unspecified metal, accidental (unintentional)
T56.91XA …… initial encounter

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