2022 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code X58.XXXA: initial encounter

X58.XXXA intial encounter

X58.XXXA ICD-10-CM code is used to diagnose “Exposure to other specified factors, initial encounter”.

  • X58.XXXA is a billable/specific ICD10 code that can be used to display a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • ICD-10-CM X58.XXXA, 2022 edition became effective on October 1, 2021.
  • ICD10 code X58.XXXA for Exposure to other specified factors, initial encounter is a medical classification as documented by WHO.
  • X58.XXXA ICD-10-CM version is for the United state of America. ICD-10-CM X58.XXXA may be different for other countries.
  • X58.XXXA is defined as the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.
code: X58.xxxa

The icd10data code X58.XXXA might also be used to pinpoint terms of the conditions such as accidents due to desertion, accidents due to the plant or animal, accidents due to environmental circumstances, etc.

X58.XXXA ICD-10-data is an initial encounter code. This code contains 7 characters and should be used during the patient is receiving active treatment for a condition like exposure to other specified factors. 

Icd10 data, 7th character use when the patient is experiencing active treatment and also used when the patient delayed seeking treatment for circumstances.

The following code may be applicable for X58.XXXA

  • Exposure to other specified factors code is: 58X
  • External causes of morbidity of code: V00-Y99

What is initial encounter in ICD-10

Initial encounter in the ICD-10-CM code defines as caring for the patient during receiving active treatment for the condition. Some examples of active treatments are:

  • Surgical treatment
  • Emergency department encounters and continuing treatment by the different or same physician.

The Following clinical terms are approximate synonyms

  • Accident due to animal or plant
  • Accident due to destitution
  • Accident due to environmental factor
  • Accidental ingestion of potentially harmful entity
  • Accidental ingestion of potentially toxic green plant
  • Exhaustion due to exposure
  • Starvation
  • Coral injury
  • Critical incident
  • Dermatosis due to scorpion
  • Disease outbreak
  • Environmental event
  • Environmental stimuli
  • Event of undetermined intent
  • Accidental ingestion of panther mushroom
  • Accidental ingestion of paralytic shellfish
  • Accidental ingestion of pea tree seeds
  • Accidental ingestion of pokeberries

Code History table since 2017

  • 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

Reimbursement assertions with a date of service on or after 2015, October 1 require the use of ICD10-CM codes.

Read More About: W19.XXXA

Screening is a test for individuals with asymptomatic disease to detect the disease early and treat those who test positive for the disease.

When the meeting is for the purpose of figuring out exactly what treatment is required to fix a fracture and change the action plan of care, It is an initial encounter.

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