ICD-10 Diagnosis Code V40.5

Car driver injured in collision w ped/anml in traf

Diagnosis Code V40.5

ICD-10: V40.5
Short Description: Car driver injured in collision w ped/anml in traf
Long Description: Car driver injured in collision with pedestrian or animal in traffic accident
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code V40.5

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The code V40.5 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 V40.5 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Accident(to)
      • transport (involving injury to)
        • car occupant
          • driver
            • collision (with)
              • animal (traffic)

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