ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W20

Struck by thrown, projected or falling object

Diagnosis Code W20

ICD-10: W20
Short Description: Struck by thrown, projected or falling object
Long Description: Struck by thrown, projected or falling object
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W20

Not Valid for Submission
The code W20 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Exposure to inanimate mechanical forces (W20-W49)
      • Struck by thrown, projected or falling object (W20)

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
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