ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W26.9XXA

Contact with unspecified sharp object(s), initial encounter

Diagnosis Code W26.9XXA

ICD-10: W26.9XXA
Short Description: Contact with unspecified sharp object(s), initial encounter
Long Description: Contact with unspecified sharp object(s), initial encounter
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W26.9XXA

Valid for Submission
The code W26.9XXA is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Exposure to inanimate mechanical forces (W20-W49)
      • Contact with other sharp objects (W26)
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