ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W40.1

Explosion of explosive gases

Diagnosis Code W40.1

ICD-10: W40.1
Short Description: Explosion of explosive gases
Long Description: Explosion of explosive gases
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W40.1

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The code W40.1 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)
      • Explosion of other materials (W40)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code W40.1 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code W40.1 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • acetylene
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • anesthetic gas in operating room
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • butane
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • coal gas
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • explosive (material)
        • gas
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • fire-damp
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • gas (coal) (explosive)
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • gasoline (fumes) (tank) not in moving motor vehicle
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • in, on
        • mine (of explosive gases) NEC
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • methane
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • mine
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • propane
    • Ignition(accidental)
      • anesthetic gas in operating room
    • Ignition(accidental)
      • ether
        • in operating room

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