ICD-10 Diagnosis Code V49.40

Driver injured in collision w unsp mv in traffic accident

Diagnosis Code V49.40

ICD-10: V49.40
Short Description: Driver injured in collision w unsp mv in traffic accident
Long Description: Driver injured in collision with unspecified motor vehicles in traffic accident
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code V49.40

Not Valid for Submission
The code V49.40 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 other and unsp transport accidents (V49)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code V49.40 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

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

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