ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W58

Contact with crocodile or alligator

Diagnosis Code W58

ICD-10: W58
Short Description: Contact with crocodile or alligator
Long Description: Contact with crocodile or alligator
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W58

Not Valid for Submission
The code W58 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 crocodile or alligator (W58)

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