ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W40.9

Explosion of unspecified explosive materials

Diagnosis Code W40.9

ICD-10: W40.9
Short Description: Explosion of unspecified explosive materials
Long Description: Explosion of unspecified explosive materials
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W40.9

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The code W40.9 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 W40.9 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code W40.9 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • explosive (material)
    • Explosion(accidental) (of) (with secondary fire)
      • stove
    • Poisoning(accidental) (by)
      • fumes or smoke due to
        • explosion

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