ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W42

Exposure to noise

Diagnosis Code W42

ICD-10: W42
Short Description: Exposure to noise
Long Description: Exposure to noise
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W42

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The code W42 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)
      • Exposure to noise (W42)
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