ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W20.8XXD

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

Diagnosis Code W20.8XXD

ICD-10: W20.8XXD
Short Description: Oth cause of strike by thrown, projected or fall obj, subs
Long Description: Other cause of strike by thrown, projected or falling object, subsequent encounter
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W20.8XXD

Valid for Submission
The code W20.8XXD 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)

Information for Medical Professionals

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Synonyms
  • Accidental bumping into projected object
  • Accidental collision with moving object
  • Accidental collision with projected object
  • Accidental kicking against moving object
  • Accidental kicking against projected object
  • Accidental stepping on projected object
  • Accidentally hit by or against moving object
  • Accidentally struck - object falling from stationary vehicle
  • Accidentally struck by falling lamp-post
  • Accidentally struck by falling object
  • Accidentally struck by falling rock
  • Accidentally struck by falling scaffolding
  • Accidentally struck by falling sign board
  • Accidentally struck by falling stone
  • Accidentally struck by falling street furniture
  • Accidentally struck by falling tree
  • Accidentally struck by moving object
  • Accidentally struck by object falling from fixed machine
  • Accidentally struck by object falling from machine, not in operation
  • Accidentally struck by or against projected object
  • Accidentally struck by projected object
  • Missile injury
  • Pedal cycle accident hit by falling or thrown object
  • Struck by falling earth
  • Struck by falling liquid matter
  • Struck by falling lumber
  • Struck by falling object
  • Struck by falling rock or stone
  • Struck by falling tool
  • Struck by falling tree
  • Struck by missile
  • Struck by projectile

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