Short Description: String or thread causing external constriction
Long Description: String or thread causing external constriction
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W49.02
Not Valid for Submission
The code W49.02 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.
External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
Exposure to inanimate mechanical forces (W20-W49)
- Exposure to other inanimate mechanical forces (W49)