ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W55.82

Struck by other mammals

Diagnosis Code W55.82

ICD-10: W55.82
Short Description: Struck by other mammals
Long Description: Struck by other mammals
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W55.82

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The code W55.82 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)
      • Contact with other mammals (W55)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code W55.82 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Butted by animal
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • mammal (feces) (urine)
          • specified NEC
            • strike
    • Kicked by
      • animal NEC

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