ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W50.0

Accidental hit or strike by another person

Diagnosis Code W50.0

ICD-10: W50.0
Short Description: Accidental hit or strike by another person
Long Description: Accidental hit or strike by another person
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W50.0

Not Valid for Submission
The code W50.0 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Exposure to animate mechanical forces (W50-W64)
      • Acc hit, strk, kick, twist, bite or scratch by another prsn (W50)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code W50.0 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code W50.0 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Stepped on
      • by
        • person
    • Struck(accidentally) by
      • other person (s)

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