ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Y09

Assault by unspecified means

Diagnosis Code Y09

ICD-10: Y09
Short Description: Assault by unspecified means
Long Description: Assault by unspecified means
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Y09

Valid for Submission
The code Y09 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Overexertion and strenuous or repetitive movements (X50)
      • Assault by unspecified means (Y09)

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Assault
  • Assault and battery
  • Assault by person
  • Battery
  • Exposure to attack by other person
  • Infanticide
  • Late effects of assault
  • Manslaughter
  • Patricide
  • Traumatic injury due to assault

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code Y09 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code Y09 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Assault(homicidal) (by) (in)
    • Assault(homicidal) (by) (in)
      • injury
    • Assault(homicidal) (by) (in)
      • violence
    • Assault(homicidal) (by) (in)
      • weapon
    • Assault(homicidal) (by) (in)
      • wound
    • Injury, injured(accidental(ly)) NOS
      • homicide

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