ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Y08.89

Assault by other specified means

Diagnosis Code Y08.89

ICD-10: Y08.89
Short Description: Assault by other specified means
Long Description: Assault by other specified means
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Y08.89

Not Valid for Submission
The code Y08.89 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Overexertion and strenuous or repetitive movements (X50)
      • Assault by other specified means (Y08)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code Y08.89 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Acid throwing(assault)
    • Assault(homicidal) (by) (in)
      • burning, burns (by fire) NEC
        • acid
    • Assault(homicidal) (by) (in)
      • burning, burns (by fire) NEC
        • caustic, corrosive substance
    • Assault(homicidal) (by) (in)
      • burning, burns (by fire) NEC
        • vitriol
    • Assault(homicidal) (by) (in)
      • caustic, corrosive substance (gas)
    • Assault(homicidal) (by) (in)
      • injury
        • to child due to criminal abortion attempt NEC
    • Assault(homicidal) (by) (in)
      • specified means NEC
    • Exposure(to)
      • cold (accidental) (excessive) (extreme) (natural) (place)
        • assault
    • Exposure(to)
      • cold (accidental) (excessive) (extreme) (natural) (place)
        • homicide (attempt)
    • Exposure(to)
      • electric current
        • caused by other person
    • Exposure(to)
      • electric current
        • homicide (attempt)
    • Exposure(to)
      • electric current
        • taser
          • assault
    • Pushed, pushing(accidental) (injury in)
      • by other person (s) (accidental)
        • from
          • transport vehicle NEC
            • stated as
              • intentional, homicide (attempt)

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