Short Description: Slip/trip w/o falling due to step into hole or opening, init
Long Description: Slipping, tripping and stumbling without falling due to stepping into hole or opening, initial encounter
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W18.42XA
Valid for Submission
The code W18.42XA is 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)