ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W59.1

Contact with nonvenomous snakes

Diagnosis Code W59.1

ICD-10: W59.1
Short Description: Contact with nonvenomous snakes
Long Description: Contact with nonvenomous snakes
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W59.1

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The code W59.1 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 nonvenomous reptiles (W59)
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