Short Description: Slip/trip w/o falling due to stepping into hole or opening
Long Description: Slipping, tripping and stumbling without falling due to stepping into hole or opening
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W18.42
Not Valid for Submission
The code W18.42 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.
External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
Slipping, tripping, stumbling and falls (W00-W19)
- Other slipping, tripping and stumbling and falls (W18)