ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W34.110

Accidental malfunction of airgun

Diagnosis Code W34.110

ICD-10: W34.110
Short Description: Accidental malfunction of airgun
Long Description: Accidental malfunction of airgun
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W34.110

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality
    • 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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Index of Diseases and Injuries
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Information for Patients

Gun Safety

Many U.S. households have guns, but they can cause harm if not handled properly. Here are some things you can do to keep yourself and your family safe:

  • Teach children that they shouldn't touch guns and that if they see a gun, to leave it alone and tell an adult.
  • If your children play at another home, talk to the parents about gun safety.
  • Treat every gun as if it were loaded.
  • Always store guns unloaded.
  • Lock guns in a rack or safe, and hide the keys or combination.
  • Store ammunition away from guns and keep it locked.
  • Don't keep guns in your home if someone in your family has a mental illness, severe depression, or potential for violence.

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