ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W34.09XS

Accidental discharge from other specified firearms, sequela

Diagnosis Code W34.09XS

ICD-10: W34.09XS
Short Description: Accidental discharge from other specified firearms, sequela
Long Description: Accidental discharge from other specified firearms, sequela
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W34.09XS

Valid for Submission
The code W34.09XS is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Exposure to inanimate mechanical forces (W20-W49)
      • Acc disch and malfunct from oth and unsp firearms and guns (W34)

Information for Medical Professionals

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The code W34.09XS is exempt from POA reporting.

Synonyms
  • Injury due to legal intervention by firearm
  • Injury due to legal intervention by firearm
  • Injury due to legal intervention by revolver
  • Injury due to legal intervention by rubber bullet
  • Injury due to low velocity bullet
  • Injury due to low velocity bullet
  • Injury due to pistol bullet
  • Injury due to rubber bullet
  • War injuries due to bullets and fragments
  • War injuries due to bullets and fragments
  • War injury due to rifle pellets
  • War injury due to rubber bullets

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