2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code W93.11XS

Contact with liquid air, sequela

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • W93.11XS is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM W93.11XS became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of W93.11XS - other international versions of ICD-10 W93.11XS may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • W93.11XS describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.
The following code(s) above W93.11XS 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 W93.11XS:
  • V00-Y99
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range V00-Y99

    External causes of morbidity

    Note
    • This chapter permits the classification of environmental events and circumstances as the cause of injury, and other adverse effects. Where a code from this section is applicable, it is intended that it shall be used secondary to a code from another chapter of the Classification indicating the nature of the condition. Most often, the condition will be classifiable to Chapter 19, Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88). Other conditions that may be stated to be due to external causes are classified in Chapters I to XVIII. For these conditions, codes from Chapter 20 should be used to provide additional information as to the cause of the condition.
    External causes of morbidity
  • W85-W99
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range W85-W99

    Exposure to electric current, radiation and extreme ambient air temperature and pressure

    Type 1 Excludes
    • exposure to:
    • failure in dosage of radiation or temperature during surgical and medical care (Y63.2-Y63.5)
    • lightning (T75.0-)
    • natural cold (X31)
    • natural heat (X30)
    • natural radiation NOS (X39)
    • radiological procedure and radiotherapy (Y84.2)
    • sunlight (X32)
    Exposure to electric current, radiation and extreme ambient air temperature and pressure
  • W93.11
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code W93.11

    Contact with liquid air

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Contact with liquid hydrogen
    • Contact with liquid nitrogen
    Contact with liquid air
Present On Admission
POA Help
"Present On Admission" is defined as present at the time the order for inpatient admission occurs — conditions that develop during an outpatient encounter, including emergency department, observation, or outpatient surgery, are considered POA.
  • W93.11XS is considered exempt from POA reporting.

Convert W93.11XS 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 W93.11XS
W93.01XD …… subsequent encounter
W93.01XS …… sequela
W93.02 Inhalation of dry ice
W93.02XA …… initial encounter
W93.02XD …… subsequent encounter
W93.02XS …… sequela
W93.1 Contact with or inhalation of liquid air
W93.11 Contact with liquid air
W93.11XA …… initial encounter
W93.11XD …… subsequent encounter
W93.11XS …… sequela
W93.12 Inhalation of liquid air
W93.12XA …… initial encounter
W93.12XD …… subsequent encounter
W93.12XS …… sequela
W93.2 Prolonged exposure in deep freeze unit or refrigerator
W93.2XXA …… initial encounter
W93.2XXD …… subsequent encounter
W93.2XXS …… sequela
W93.8 Exposure to other excessive cold of man-made origin
W93.8XXA …… initial encounter

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