ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W18.43

Slip/trip w/o falling due to step from one level to another

Diagnosis Code W18.43

ICD-10: W18.43
Short Description: Slip/trip w/o falling due to step from one level to another
Long Description: Slipping, tripping and stumbling without falling due to stepping from one level to another
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W18.43

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The code W18.43 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Slipping, tripping, stumbling and falls (W00-W19)
      • Other slipping, tripping and stumbling and falls (W18)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code W18.43 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Slipping(accidental) (on same level) (with fall)
      • without fall
        • due to
          • stepping from one level to another
    • Stumbling
      • without fall
        • due to
          • stepping from one level to another
    • Tripping
      • without fall
        • due to
          • stepping from one level to another

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