Short Description: Struck by shark
Long Description: Struck by shark
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W56.42
Not Valid for Submission
The code W56.42 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.
External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
Exposure to animate mechanical forces (W50-W64)
- Contact with nonvenomous marine animal (W56)