ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W23

Caught, crushed, jammed or pinched in or between objects

Diagnosis Code W23

ICD-10: W23
Short Description: Caught, crushed, jammed or pinched in or between objects
Long Description: Caught, crushed, jammed or pinched in or between objects
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W23

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The code W23 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)
      • Caught, crushed, jammed or pinched in or between objects (W23)

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
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