ICD-10 Diagnosis Code V48.9

Unsp car occupant injured in nonclsn trnsp accident in traf

Diagnosis Code V48.9

ICD-10: V48.9
Short Description: Unsp car occupant injured in nonclsn trnsp accident in traf
Long Description: Unspecified car occupant injured in noncollision transport accident in traffic accident
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code V48.9

Not Valid for Submission
The code V48.9 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 noncollision transport accident (V48)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code V48.9 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Accident(to)
      • transport (involving injury to)
        • car occupant
          • noncollision accident (traffic)

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