ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W42.9

Exposure to other noise

Diagnosis Code W42.9

ICD-10: W42.9
Short Description: Exposure to other noise
Long Description: Exposure to other noise
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W42.9

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The code W42.9 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)
      • Exposure to noise (W42)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code W42.9 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code W42.9 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Exposure(to)
      • noise
    • Exposure(to)
      • waves
        • sound
    • Noise(causing injury) (pollution)
    • Sound waves(causing injury)

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