ICD-10 Diagnosis Code X39.8

Other exposure to forces of nature

Diagnosis Code X39.8

ICD-10: X39.8
Short Description: Other exposure to forces of nature
Long Description: Other exposure to forces of nature
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code X39.8

Not Valid for Submission
The code X39.8 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Exposure to forces of nature (X30-X39)
      • Exposure to other forces of nature (X39)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code X39.8 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Forces of nature
    • Forces of nature
      • specified force NEC
    • Hailstones, injured by
    • Humidity, causing problem
    • Struck(accidentally) by
      • hailstones

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