ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W27.3XXA

Contact with needle (sewing), initial encounter

Diagnosis Code W27.3XXA

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

Valid for Submission
The code W27.3XXA 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 nonpowered hand tool (W27)

Information for Medical Professionals

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Synonyms
  • Accident caused by needle
  • Accident caused by sharp pointed object
  • Calcinosis following neonatal heel prick injury
  • Needle stick injury
  • Needle stick injury of abdomen
  • Needle stick injury of ankle
  • Needle stick injury of axilla
  • Needle stick injury of back
  • Needle stick injury of calf
  • Needle stick injury of cheek
  • Needle stick injury of chest
  • Needle stick injury of dorsum of foot
  • Needle stick injury of dorsum of hand
  • Needle stick injury of ear region
  • Needle stick injury of elbow
  • Needle stick injury of eye region
  • Needle stick injury of face
  • Needle stick injury of finger
  • Needle stick injury of foot
  • Needle stick injury of forearm
  • Needle stick injury of forehead
  • Needle stick injury of genitalia
  • Needle stick injury of great toe
  • Needle stick injury of groin
  • Needle stick injury of hand
  • Needle stick injury of head
  • Needle stick injury of head and neck
  • Needle stick injury of head and neck
  • Needle stick injury of head and neck
  • Needle stick injury of heel
  • Needle stick injury of hip
  • Needle stick injury of knee
  • Needle stick injury of lower leg
  • Needle stick injury of mouth
  • Needle stick injury of neck
  • Needle stick injury of nose
  • Needle stick injury of palm of hand
  • Needle stick injury of pelvic region
  • Needle stick injury of perineum
  • Needle stick injury of shin
  • Needle stick injury of shoulder
  • Needle stick injury of sole of foot
  • Needle stick injury of thigh
  • Needle stick injury of throat
  • Needle stick injury of thumb
  • Needle stick injury of toe
  • Needle stick injury of trunk
  • Needle stick injury of upper arm
  • Needle stick injury of wrist
  • Needle stick injury with clean needle
  • Needle stick injury with contaminated needle
  • Needle stick of scalp
  • Open wound foot, plantar
  • Open wound of axillary region
  • Open wound of forehead
  • Open wound of hand, dorsum
  • Open wound of hand, palm
  • Open wound of inguinal region
  • Penetrating injury of oral cavity
  • Puncture wound of abdomen
  • Puncture wound of abdomen
  • Puncture wound of ankle
  • Puncture wound of axilla
  • Puncture wound of back
  • Puncture wound of calf
  • Puncture wound of cheek
  • Puncture wound of chest
  • Puncture wound of chest
  • Puncture wound of dorsum of foot
  • Puncture wound of dorsum of hand
  • Puncture wound of elbow
  • Puncture wound of eye region
  • Puncture wound of face
  • Puncture wound of face
  • Puncture wound of face
  • Puncture wound of face
  • Puncture wound of face
  • Puncture wound of finger
  • Puncture wound of finger
  • Puncture wound of forearm
  • Puncture wound of forehead
  • Puncture wound of genitalia
  • Puncture wound of great toe
  • Puncture wound of groin
  • Puncture wound of heel
  • Puncture wound of hip
  • Puncture wound of knee
  • Puncture wound of lower leg
  • Puncture wound of lower leg
  • Puncture wound of lower leg
  • Puncture wound of neck
  • Puncture wound of nose
  • Puncture wound of palm of hand
  • Puncture wound of pelvic region
  • Puncture wound of pelvic region
  • Puncture wound of pelvic region
  • Puncture wound of perineum
  • Puncture wound of scalp
  • Puncture wound of shin
  • Puncture wound of shoulder
  • Puncture wound of sole of foot
  • Puncture wound of thigh
  • Puncture wound of thumb
  • Puncture wound of toe
  • Puncture wound of toe
  • Puncture wound of upper arm
  • Puncture wound of wrist
  • Sewing needle in finger
  • Sewing needle in hand
  • Sewing needle wound

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