Neglect or abandonment

Confirmed egregious act(s) or omission(s) by a caregiver that deprive a person of needed age-appropriate care and that result, or have reasonable potential to result, in Physical or psychological harm.


  • Injury due to exposure to external cause (disorder)
  • Neglect or abandonment (event)
  • Abbreviated Terms

  • abandonment
  • improper care
  • lack of care
  • neglect
  • desertion of adult
  • neglect of adult
  • lack of adult
  • Also Known As

  • confirmed neglect or abandonment
  • Related ICD 10 COde

    ICD 10 Code T74.0

    12571 0.583122014999