ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W27.3

Contact with needle (sewing)

Diagnosis Code W27.3

ICD-10: W27.3
Short Description: Contact with needle (sewing)
Long Description: Contact with needle (sewing)
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W27.3

Not Valid for Submission
The code W27.3 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)
      • Contact with nonpowered hand tool (W27)
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