ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W22.8

Striking against or struck by other objects

Diagnosis Code W22.8

ICD-10: W22.8
Short Description: Striking against or struck by other objects
Long Description: Striking against or struck by other objects
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W22.8

Not Valid for Submission
The code W22.8 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)
      • Striking against or struck by other objects (W22)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code W22.8 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code W22.8 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Bumping against, into(accidentally)
      • object NEC
    • Collision(accidental) NEC
      • pedestrian
        • and
          • object
    • Kicking
      • against
        • object
    • Stepping on
      • object
    • Striking against
      • object
    • Struck(accidentally) by
      • object
    • Struck(accidentally) by
      • object
        • blunt
    • Struck(accidentally) by
      • other person (s)
        • with
          • blunt object
    • Stumbling
      • over
        • carpet, rug or (small) object
    • Tripping
      • over
        • carpet, rug or (small) object

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