ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W29.1

Contact with electric knife

Diagnosis Code W29.1

ICD-10: W29.1
Short Description: Contact with electric knife
Long Description: Contact with electric knife
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W29.1

Not Valid for Submission
The code W29.1 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 with oth powered hand tools and household machinery (W29)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code W29.1 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • electric
          • knife
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • knife
          • electric
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • tool
          • powered
            • electric knife

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