ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W26

Contact with other sharp objects

Diagnosis Code W26

ICD-10: W26
Short Description: Contact with other sharp objects
Long Description: Contact with other sharp objects
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W26

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The code W26 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 with other sharp objects (W26)
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