ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W53.29

Other contact with squirrel

Diagnosis Code W53.29

ICD-10: W53.29
Short Description: Other contact with squirrel
Long Description: Other contact with squirrel
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W53.29

Not Valid for Submission
The code W53.29 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)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code W53.29 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Contact(accidental)
      • with
        • rodent (feces) (urine)
          • squirrel

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