ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Y24.9

Unspecified firearm discharge, undetermined intent

Diagnosis Code Y24.9

ICD-10: Y24.9
Short Description: Unspecified firearm discharge, undetermined intent
Long Description: Unspecified firearm discharge, undetermined intent
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Y24.9

Not Valid for Submission
The code Y24.9 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)
      • Other and unspecified firearm discharge, undetermined intent (Y24)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code Y24.9 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

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

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