ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W24.0XXA

Contact w lifting devices, not elsewhere classified, init

Diagnosis Code W24.0XXA

ICD-10: W24.0XXA
Short Description: Contact w lifting devices, not elsewhere classified, init
Long Description: Contact with lifting devices, not elsewhere classified, initial encounter
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W24.0XXA

Valid for Submission
The code W24.0XXA 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)
      • Contact w lifting and transmission devices, NEC (W24)

Information for Medical Professionals

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Synonyms
  • Accident caused by building elevator
  • Accident caused by car jack
  • Accident caused by chain hoist
  • Accident caused by crane
  • Accident caused by derrick
  • Accident caused by forklift truck
  • Accident caused by lift
  • Accident caused by lifting machines and appliances
  • Accident caused by pulley block
  • Accident caused by winch

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