ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W21.81XD

Striking against or struck by football helmet, subs encntr

Diagnosis Code W21.81XD

ICD-10: W21.81XD
Short Description: Striking against or struck by football helmet, subs encntr
Long Description: Striking against or struck by football helmet, subsequent encounter
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W21.81XD

Valid for Submission
The code W21.81XD 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)
      • Striking against or struck by sports equipment (W21)
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