ICD-10 Diagnosis Code V45.5

Car driver injured in collision w rail trn/veh in traf

Diagnosis Code V45.5

ICD-10: V45.5
Short Description: Car driver injured in collision w rail trn/veh in traf
Long Description: Car driver injured in collision with railway train or railway vehicle in traffic accident
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code V45.5

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The code V45.5 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 rail trn/veh (V45)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code V45.5 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Accident(to)
      • transport (involving injury to)
        • car occupant
          • driver
            • collision (with)
              • railway vehicle (traffic)

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