Non-specific code icon 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code V49.81

Car occupant (driver) (passenger) injured in transport accident with military vehicle

    2015 2016 Non-Billable Code

  • V49.81 is not a billable ICD-10-CM diagnosis code and cannot be used to indicate a medical diagnosis as there are 3 codes below V49.81 that describe this diagnosis in greater detail.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of V49.81. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.

ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • V49.81 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.