ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W24.1

Contact with transmission devices, not elsewhere classified

Diagnosis Code W24.1

ICD-10: W24.1
Short Description: Contact with transmission devices, not elsewhere classified
Long Description: Contact with transmission devices, not elsewhere classified
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W24.1

Not Valid for Submission
The code W24.1 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)
      • Contact w lifting and transmission devices, NEC (W24)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code W24.1 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code W24.1 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Accident(to)
      • caused by, due to
        • transmission device
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • conveyer belt
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • machine, machinery
          • transmission
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • transmission device (belt, cable, chain, gear, pinion, shaft)

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