ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W22.8XXA

Striking against or struck by other objects, init encntr

Diagnosis Code W22.8XXA

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

Valid for Submission
The code W22.8XXA 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)
      • Striking against or struck by other objects (W22)

Information for Medical Professionals

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Synonyms
  • Accidental bumping into moving object
  • Accidental bumping into pedestrian conveyance
  • Accidental kicking against pedestrian conveyance
  • Accidental stepping on moving object
  • Accidental stepping on pedestrian conveyance
  • Accidentally hit by object or person in running water
  • Accidentally hit by or against moving object
  • Accidentally hit by or against moving object
  • Accidentally struck by or against objects or persons
  • Accidentally struck by or against person or object in sports
  • Accidentally struck by or against stationary object
  • Accidentally struck by pedestrian conveyance
  • Bump - accidental
  • Injury due to legal intervention by blunt object
  • Injury due to legal intervention, struck with baton
  • Injury due to legal intervention, struck with birch
  • Injury due to legal intervention, struck with cane
  • Injury due to legal intervention, struck with stave
  • Injury due to legal intervention, struck with whip
  • Struck by instrument of aggression
  • Struck by sharp object

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