ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W51

Accidental striking against or bumped into by another person

Diagnosis Code W51

ICD-10: W51
Short Description: Accidental striking against or bumped into by another person
Long Description: Accidental striking against or bumped into by another person
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W51

Not Valid for Submission
The code W51 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Exposure to animate mechanical forces (W50-W64)
      • Accidental striking against or bumped into by another person (W51)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code W51 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code W51 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Accident(to)
      • pedestrian (on foot)
        • with
          • another pedestrian
    • Bumping against, into(accidentally)
      • person (s)
    • Collision(accidental) NEC
      • pedestrian
    • Knocked down(accidentally) (by) NOS
      • person
    • Pushed, pushing(accidental) (injury in)
      • by other person (s) (accidental)
    • Stepping on
      • person
    • Striking against
      • person (s)
    • Stumbling
      • over
        • person
    • Tripping
      • over
        • person

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