ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W52

Crushed, pushed or stepped on by crowd or human stampede

Diagnosis Code W52

ICD-10: W52
Short Description: Crushed, pushed or stepped on by crowd or human stampede
Long Description: Crushed, pushed or stepped on by crowd or human stampede
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W52

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The code W52 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)
      • Crushed, pushed or stepped on by crowd or human stampede (W52)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code W52 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code W52 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Bite, bitten by
      • human being (accidentally)
        • as, or caused by, a crowd or human stampede (with fall)
    • Bite, bitten by
      • person (s) (accidentally)
        • as, or caused by, a crowd or human stampede (with fall)
    • Bumping against, into(accidentally)
      • object NEC
        • caused by crowd or human stampede (with fall)
    • Bumping against, into(accidentally)
      • person (s)
        • caused by, a crowd or human stampede (with fall)
    • Collision(accidental) NEC
      • pedestrian
        • and
          • crowd or human stampede (with fall)
    • Crushed(accidentally)
      • by
        • crowd or human stampede
    • Fall, falling(accidental)
      • same level
        • from
          • being crushed, pushed, or stepped on by a crowd or human stampede
    • Kicked by
      • person (s) (accidentally)
        • as, or caused by, a crowd or human stampede (with fall)
    • Knocked down(accidentally) (by) NOS
      • crowd or human stampede
    • Pushed, pushing(accidental) (injury in)
      • by other person (s) (accidental)
        • as, or caused by, a crowd or human stampede (with fall)
    • Scratched by
      • person (s) (accidentally)
        • as, or caused by, a crowd or human stampede (with fall)
    • Stepped on
      • by
        • crowd or human stampede
    • Stepping on
      • person
        • by crowd or human stampede
    • Striking against
      • object
        • caused by crowd or human stampede (with fall)
    • Striking against
      • person (s)
        • as, or caused by, a crowd or human stampede (with fall)
    • Struck(accidentally) by
      • other person (s)
        • as, or caused by, a crowd or human stampede (with fall)
    • Twisted by person(s) (accidentally)
      • as, or caused by, a crowd or human stampede (with fall)

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