ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W16.822A

Jump/div into oth water strk bottom causing oth injury, init

Diagnosis Code W16.822A

ICD-10: W16.822A
Short Description: Jump/div into oth water strk bottom causing oth injury, init
Long Description: Jumping or diving into other water striking bottom causing other injury, initial encounter
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W16.822A

Valid for Submission
The code W16.822A is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Slipping, tripping, stumbling and falls (W00-W19)
      • Fall, jump or diving into water (W16)

Information for Medical Professionals

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The code W16.822A is exempt from POA reporting.

Synonyms
  • Accident caused by diving or jumping into water
  • Accident caused by diving or jumping into water
  • Hit against bottom when diving into shallow water
  • Hit against bottom when jumping into shallow water

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