2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T75.4

Electrocution

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • T75.4 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM T75.4 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T75.4 - other international versions of ICD-10 T75.4 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Shock from electric current
  • Shock from electroshock gun (taser)
The following code(s) above T75.4 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 T75.4:
  • 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
  • T75
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T75

    Other and unspecified effects of other external causes

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • adverse effects NEC (T78.-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    Other and unspecified effects of other external causes
Clinical Information
  • The passage of electrical current through the body.
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
Code annotations containing back-references to T75.4:
  • Type 1 Excludes: T79.4
    , T81.1
    , R57
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T79.4

    Traumatic shock

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Shock (immediate) (delayed) following injury
    Type 1 Excludes
    • anaphylactic shock due to adverse food reaction (T78.0-)
    • anaphylactic shock due to correct medicinal substance properly administered (T88.6)
    • anaphylactic shock due to serum (T80.5-)
    • anaphylactic shock NOS (T78.2)
    • anesthetic shock (T88.2)
    • electric shock (T75.4)
    • nontraumatic shock NEC (R57.-)
    • obstetric shock (O75.1)
    • postprocedural shock (T81.1-)
    • septic shock (R65.21)
    • shock complicating abortion or ectopic or molar pregnancy (O00-O07, O08.3)
    • shock due to lightning (T75.01)
    • shock NOS (R57.9)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T81.1

    Postprocedural shock

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Shock during or resulting from a procedure, not elsewhere classified
    Type 1 Excludes
    • anaphylactic shock NOS (T78.2)
    • anaphylactic shock due to correct substance properly administered (T88.6)
    • anaphylactic shock due to serum (T80.5-)
    • anesthetic shock (T88.2)
    • electric shock (T75.4)
    • obstetric shock (O75.1)
    • septic shock (R65.21)
    • shock following abortion or ectopic or molar pregnancy (O00-O07, O08.3)
    • traumatic shock (T79.4)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R57

    Shock, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • anaphylactic shock NOS (T78.2)
    • anaphylactic reaction or shock due to adverse food reaction (T78.0-)
    • anaphylactic shock due to adverse effect of correct drug or medicament properly administered (T88.6)
    • anaphylactic shock due to serum (T80.5-)
    • anesthetic shock (T88.3)
    • electric shock (T75.4)
    • obstetric shock (O75.1)
    • postprocedural shock (T81.1-)
    • psychic shock (F43.0)
    • shock complicating or following ectopic or molar pregnancy (O00-O07, O08.3)
    • shock due to lightning (T75.01)
    • traumatic shock (T79.4)
    • toxic shock syndrome (A48.3)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to T75.4:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To T75.4
T75.23XD …… subsequent encounter
T75.23XS …… sequela
T75.29 Other effects of vibration
T75.29XA …… initial encounter
T75.29XD …… subsequent encounter
T75.29XS …… sequela
T75.3 Motion sickness
T75.3XXA …… initial encounter
T75.3XXD …… subsequent encounter
T75.3XXS …… sequela
T75.4 Electrocution
T75.4XXA …… initial encounter
T75.4XXD …… subsequent encounter
T75.4XXS …… sequela
T75.8 Other specified effects of external causes
T75.81 Effects of abnormal gravitation [G] forces
T75.81XA …… initial encounter
T75.81XD …… subsequent encounter
T75.81XS …… sequela
T75.82 Effects of weightlessness
T75.82XA …… initial encounter

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