ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W23.1

Caught, crushed, jammed, or pinched betw stationary objects

Diagnosis Code W23.1

ICD-10: W23.1
Short Description: Caught, crushed, jammed, or pinched betw stationary objects
Long Description: Caught, crushed, jammed, or pinched between stationary objects
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W23.1

Not Valid for Submission
The code W23.1 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)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code W23.1 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Caught
      • between
        • objects (moving) (stationary and moving)
          • stationary
    • Caught
      • under packing crate (due to losing grip)
    • Crushed(accidentally)
      • between objects (moving) (stationary and moving)
        • stationary
    • Jammed(accidentally)
      • between objects (moving) (stationary and moving)
        • stationary
    • Pinched
      • between objects (moving) (stationary and moving)
        • stationary

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