ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W26.0

Contact with knife

Diagnosis Code W26.0

ICD-10: W26.0
Short Description: Contact with knife
Long Description: Contact with knife
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W26.0

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The code W26.0 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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