ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W40.8

Explosion of other specified explosive materials

Diagnosis Code W40.8

ICD-10: W40.8
Short Description: Explosion of other specified explosive materials
Long Description: Explosion of other specified explosive materials
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W40.8

Not Valid for Submission
The code W40.8 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 of other materials (W40)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code W40.8 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code W40.8 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • antipersonnel bomb
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • dump (munitions)
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • explosive (material)
        • specified NEC
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • factory (munitions)
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • fertilizer bomb
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • gasoline (fumes) (tank) not in moving motor vehicle
        • bomb
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • grain store
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • grenade
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • in, on
        • dump
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • in, on
        • factory
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • letter bomb
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • missile NEC
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • mortar bomb
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • munitions (dump) (factory)
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • pipe, pressurized
        • bomb
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • shell (artillery) NEC

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