Burn of first degree of forehead and cheek, initial encounter T20.16XA

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Burn of first degree of forehead and cheek, initial encounter" is "T20.16XA". T20.16XA is a VALID/BILLABLE ICD10 code, i.e it is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

  • T20.16XA is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM T20.16XA became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T20.16XA - other international versions of ICD-10 T20.16XA may differ.

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