ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W53

Contact with rodent

Diagnosis Code W53

ICD-10: W53
Short Description: Contact with rodent
Long Description: Contact with rodent
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W53

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The code W53 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)
      • Contact with rodent (W53)
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