ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W20.8XXA

Oth cause of strike by thrown, projected or fall obj, init

Diagnosis Code W20.8XXA

ICD-10: W20.8XXA
Short Description: Oth cause of strike by thrown, projected or fall obj, init
Long Description: Other cause of strike by thrown, projected or falling object, initial encounter
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W20.8XXA

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The code W20.8XXA is 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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