2022 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T63.6

Toxic effect of contact with other venomous marine animals

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • T63.6 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2022 edition of ICD-10-CM T63.6 became effective on October 1, 2021.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T63.6 - other international versions of ICD-10 T63.6 may differ.
Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as T63.6. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • sea-snake venom (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T63.09

    Toxic effect of venom of other snake

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    T63.09
    )
Type 2 Excludes
Type 2 Excludes Help
A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (T63.6) and the excluded code together.
  • poisoning by ingestion of shellfish (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T61.78

    Other shellfish poisoning

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    T61.78-
    )
The following code(s) above T63.6 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 T63.6:
  • S00-T88
    2022 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
    2022 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
  • T63
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T63

    Toxic effect of contact with venomous animals and plants

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • bite or touch of venomous animal
    • pricked or stuck by thorn or leaf
    Type 2 Excludes
    Toxic effect of contact with venomous animals and plants
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
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change
  • 2022 (effective 10/1/2021): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To T63.6
T63.592D …… subsequent encounter
T63.592S …… sequela
T63.593 Toxic effect of contact with other venomous fish, assault
T63.593A …… initial encounter
T63.593D …… subsequent encounter
T63.593S …… sequela
T63.594 Toxic effect of contact with other venomous fish, undetermined
T63.594A …… initial encounter
T63.594D …… subsequent encounter
T63.594S …… sequela
T63.6 Toxic effect of contact with other venomous marine animals
T63.61 Toxic effect of contact with Portuguese Man-o-war
T63.611 Toxic effect of contact with Portuguese Man-o-war, accidental (unintentional)
T63.611A …… initial encounter
T63.611D …… subsequent encounter
T63.611S …… sequela
T63.612 Toxic effect of contact with Portuguese Man-o-war, intentional self-harm
T63.612A …… initial encounter
T63.612D …… subsequent encounter
T63.612S …… sequela
T63.613 Toxic effect of contact with Portuguese Man-o-war, assault

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