ICD-10-CM Code W62.1

Contact with nonvenomous toads

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

W62.1 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of contact with nonvenomous toads. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:W62.1
Short Description:Contact with nonvenomous toads
Long Description:Contact with nonvenomous toads

Consider the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity:

Index of External Cause of Injuries

References found for the code W62.1 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • amphibian
          • toad
    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • toad

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Exposure to animate mechanical forces (W50-W64)
      • Contact with nonvenomous amphibians (W62)

Code History

  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016
    (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020