ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W49

Exposure to other inanimate mechanical forces

Diagnosis Code W49

ICD-10: W49
Short Description: Exposure to other inanimate mechanical forces
Long Description: Exposure to other inanimate mechanical forces
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W49

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The code W49 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 other inanimate mechanical forces (W49)

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