ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W89.0

Exposure to welding light (arc)

Diagnosis Code W89.0

ICD-10: W89.0
Short Description: Exposure to welding light (arc)
Long Description: Exposure to welding light (arc)
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W89.0

Not Valid for Submission
The code W89.0 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Exposure to electric current, radiation and extreme ambient air temperature and pressure (W85-W99)
      • Exposure to man-made visible and ultraviolet light (W89)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code W89.0 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Radiation(exposure to)
      • arc lamps
    • Radiation(exposure to)
      • light sources (man-made visible and ultraviolet)
        • welding light
    • Radiation(exposure to)
      • man-made visible light
        • welding light
    • Radiation(exposure to)
      • ultraviolet (light) (man-made)
        • welding light
    • Radiation(exposure to)
      • welding arc, torch, or light

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