ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W20.1

Struck by object due to collapse of building

Diagnosis Code W20.1

ICD-10: W20.1
Short Description: Struck by object due to collapse of building
Long Description: Struck by object due to collapse of building
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W20.1

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The code W20.1 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Exposure to inanimate mechanical forces (W20-W49)
      • Struck by thrown, projected or falling object (W20)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code W20.1 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code W20.1 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Collapse
      • building
    • Collapse
      • structure
    • Fall, falling(accidental)
      • building
    • Fall, falling(accidental)
      • structure
    • Struck(accidentally) by
      • object
        • falling
          • from, in, on
            • building
    • Struck(accidentally) by
      • object
        • falling
          • from, in, on
            • structure

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