ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W27.8

Contact with other nonpowered hand tool

Diagnosis Code W27.8

ICD-10: W27.8
Short Description: Contact with other nonpowered hand tool
Long Description: Contact with other nonpowered hand tool
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W27.8

Not Valid for Submission
The code W27.8 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 nonpowered hand tool (W27)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code W27.8 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code W27.8 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • drill (powered)
          • nonpowered
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • hand
          • tool (not powered) NEC
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • sewing-machine (electric) (powered)
          • not powered
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • shovel
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • tool
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • tool
          • hand (not powered)
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • tool
          • hand (not powered)
            • manual
              • sewing machine
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • tool
          • hand (not powered)
            • specified NEC

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