ICD-10-CM Code Y35.003A

Legal intervention involving unspecified firearm discharge, suspect injured, initial encounter

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

Y35.003A is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of legal intervention involving unspecified firearm discharge, suspect injured, initial encounter. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The ICD-10-CM code Y35.003A might also be used to specify conditions or terms like judicial execution or judicial execution by firing squad or legal execution or legal execution by shooting or legal intervention.

ICD-10:Y35.003A
Short Description:Legal intervnt w unsp firearm disch, suspect injured, init
Long Description:Legal intervention involving unspecified firearm discharge, suspect injured, initial encounter

Synonyms

The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:

  • Judicial execution
  • Judicial execution by firing squad
  • Legal execution
  • Legal execution by shooting
  • Legal intervention

Convert Y35.003A to ICD-9

  • E970 - Legal intervent-firearm (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Legal intervention, operations of war, military operations, and terrorism (Y35-Y38)
      • Legal intervention (Y35)

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