Chapter XX

External causes of morbidity and mortality
(V01-Y98)

Intentional self-harm
(X60-X84)

[See at the beginning of this chapter for fourth-character subdivisions]
Includes: purposely self-inflicted poisoning or injury
suicide (attempted)

X60 Intentional self-poisoning by and exposure to nonopioid analgesics, antipyretics and antirheumatics
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]
Includes: 4-aminophenol derivatives
nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs [NSAID]
pyrazolone derivatives
salicylates

X61 Intentional self-poisoning by and exposure to antiepileptic, sedative-hypnotic, antiparkinsonism and psychotropic drugs, not elsewhere classified
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]
Includes: antidepressants
barbiturates
hydantoin derivatives
iminostilbenes
methaqualone compounds
neuroleptics
psychostimulants
succinimides and oxazolidinediones
tranquillizers

X62 Intentional self-poisoning by and exposure to narcotics and psychodysleptics [hallucinogens], not elsewhere classified
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]
Includes: cannabis (derivatives)
cocaine
codeine
heroin
lysergide [LSD]
mescaline
methadone
morphine
opium (alkaloids)

X63 Intentional self-poisoning by and exposure to other drugs acting on the autonomic nervous system
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]
Includes: parasympatholytics [anticholinergics and antimuscarinics] and spasmolytics
parasympathomimetics [cholinergics]
sympatholytics [antiadrenergics]
sympathomimetics [adrenergics]

X64 Intentional self-poisoning by and exposure to other and unspecified drugs, medicaments and biological substances
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]
Includes: agents primarily acting on smooth and skeletal muscles and the respiratory system
anaesthetics (general)(local)
drugs affecting the:
· cardiovascular system
· gastrointestinal system
hormones and synthetic substitutes
systemic and haematological agents
systemic antibiotics and other anti-infectives
therapeutic gases
topical preparations
vaccines
water-balance agents and drugs affecting mineral and uric acid metabolism

X65 Intentional self-poisoning by and exposure to alcohol
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]
Includes: alcohol:
· NOS
· butyl [1-butanol]
· ethyl [ethanol]
· isopropyl [2-propanol]
· methyl [methanol]
· propyl [1-propanol]
fusel oil

X66 Intentional self-poisoning by and exposure to organic solvents and halogenated hydrocarbons and their vapours
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]
Includes: benzene and homologues
carbon tetrachloride [tetrachloromethane]
chlorofluorocarbons
petroleum (derivatives)

X67 Intentional self-poisoning by and exposure to other gases and vapours
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]
Includes: carbon monoxide
lacrimogenic gas [tear gas]
motor (vehicle) exhaust gas
nitrogen oxides
sulfur dioxide
utility gas
Excludes: metal fumes and vapours ( X69.- )

X68 Intentional self-poisoning by and exposure to pesticides
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]
Includes: fumigants
fungicides
herbicides
insecticides
rodenticides
wood preservatives
Excludes: plant foods and fertilizers ( X69.- )

X69 Intentional self-poisoning by and exposure to other and unspecified chemicals and noxious substances
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]
Includes: corrosive aromatics, acids and caustic alkalis
glues and adhesives
metals including fumes and vapours
paints and dyes
plant foods and fertilizers
poisonous foodstuffs and poisonous plants
soaps and detergents

X70 Intentional self-harm by hanging, strangulation and suffocation
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]

X71 Intentional self-harm by drowning and submersion
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]

X72 Intentional self-harm by handgun discharge
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]

X73 Intentional self-harm by rifle, shotgun and larger firearm discharge
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]

X74 Intentional self-harm by other and unspecified firearm discharge
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]

X75 Intentional self-harm by explosive material
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]

X76 Intentional self-harm by smoke, fire and flames
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]

X77 Intentional self-harm by steam, hot vapours and hot objects
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]

X78 Intentional self-harm by sharp object
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]

X79 Intentional self-harm by blunt object
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]

X80 Intentional self-harm by jumping from a high place
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]
Includes: intentional fall from one level to another

X81 Intentional self-harm by jumping or lying before moving object
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]

X82 Intentional self-harm by crashing of motor vehicle
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]
Includes: intentional collision with:
· motor vehicle
· train
· tram (streetcar)
Excludes: crashing of aircraft ( X83.- )

X83 Intentional self-harm by other specified means
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]
Includes: intentional self-harm by:
· caustic substances, except poisoning
· crashing of aircraft
· electrocution

X84 Intentional self-harm by unspecified means
[See pages 1013-1017 for fourth-character subdivisions]


Processed on 03.06.2003 M.S. Source: World Health Organization © Copyright WHO 1994/2003