ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Y22

Handgun discharge, undetermined intent

Diagnosis Code Y22

ICD-10: Y22
Short Description: Handgun discharge, undetermined intent
Long Description: Handgun discharge, undetermined intent
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Y22

Not Valid for Submission
The code Y22 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Event of undetermined intent (Y21-Y33)
      • Handgun discharge, undetermined intent (Y22)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code Y22 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code Y22 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Discharge(accidental)
      • firearm (accidental)
        • handgun (pistol) (revolver)
          • stated as undetermined whether accidental or intentional
    • Undetermined intent(contact) (exposure)
      • firearm discharge
        • handgun (pistol) (revolver)

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