ICD-10 Diagnosis Code V92.08XS

Drown due to fall off unpowr wtrcrft, sequela

Diagnosis Code V92.08XS

ICD-10: V92.08XS
Short Description: Drown due to fall off unpowr wtrcrft, sequela
Long Description: Drowning and submersion due to fall off other unpowered watercraft, sequela
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code V92.08XS

Valid for Submission
The code V92.08XS is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Transport accidents (V00-V99)
      • Drown due to acc on board wtrcrft, w/o accident to wtrcrft (V92)

Information for Patients


People drown when they get too much water in their lungs. You can drown in as little as an inch or two of water. Babies can drown in a sink or bathtub. Preschoolers are most likely to drown in a swimming pool. People who have seizure disorders are also at risk in the water. Drowning can happen quickly and silently.

Drowning precautions should include

  • Fences around pools
  • Supervising children near any body of water, including tubs
  • Not swimming or boating when under the influence of alcohol or sedatives
  • Wearing life jackets when boating
  • Learning CPR

  • Near drowning

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