Specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code E893.0
Accident caused by ignition of clothing from controlled fire in private dwelling
  • Short description: CLOTHING FIRE-PRIV DWELL.
  • ICD-9-CM E893.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, E893.0 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • E893.0 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.
  • You are viewing the 2009 version of ICD-9-CM E893.0.
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: E893.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM X05.XXXA Exposure to ignition or melting of nightwear, initial encounter
Applies To
  • Ignition of clothing from:
    • normal fire (charcoal) (coal) (electric) (gas) (wood) in:
      • brazier in private dwelling (as listed in E890)
      • fireplace in private dwelling (as listed in E890)
      • furnace in private dwelling (as listed in E890)
      • stove in private dwelling (as listed in E890)
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