ICD-10 Diagnosis Code V40.4

Prsn brd/alit a car injured in collision w ped/anml

Diagnosis Code V40.4

ICD-10: V40.4
Short Description: Prsn brd/alit a car injured in collision w ped/anml
Long Description: Person boarding or alighting a car injured in collision with pedestrian or animal
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code V40.4

Not Valid for Submission
The code V40.4 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Transport accidents (V00-V99)
      • Car occupant injured in collision with pedestrian or animal (V40)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code V40.4 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Accident(to)
      • transport (involving injury to)
        • car occupant
          • collision (with)
            • animal (traffic)
              • while boarding or alighting

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