ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W37.8

Explosion and rupture of oth pressurized tire, pipe or hose

Diagnosis Code W37.8

ICD-10: W37.8
Short Description: Explosion and rupture of oth pressurized tire, pipe or hose
Long Description: Explosion and rupture of other pressurized tire, pipe or hose
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W37.8

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The code W37.8 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)
      • Explosion and rupture of pressurized tire, pipe or hose (W37)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code W37.8 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • hose, pressurized
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • pipe, pressurized
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • pressure, pressurized
        • hose
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • pressure, pressurized
        • pipe
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • pressure, pressurized
        • tire
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • steam or water lines (in machinery)
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • tire, pressurized
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • vehicle tire NEC

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