ICD-10 Diagnosis Code V44.5

Car driver injured in collision w hv veh in traffic accident

Diagnosis Code V44.5

ICD-10: V44.5
Short Description: Car driver injured in collision w hv veh in traffic accident
Long Description: Car driver injured in collision with heavy transport vehicle or bus in traffic accident
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code V44.5

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The code V44.5 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Transport accidents (V00-V99)
      • Car occupant injured in collision w hv veh (V44)
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