Short Description: Contact with unspecified sharp object(s)
Long Description: Contact with unspecified sharp object(s)
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W26.9
Not Valid for Submission
The code W26.9 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.
New 2017 ICD-10 Code
W26.9 is new to ICD-10 code set for the FY 2017, effective October 1, 2016.
External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
Exposure to inanimate mechanical forces (W20-W49)
- Contact with other sharp objects (W26)