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2015/16 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code W50.2
Accidental twist by another person
W50.2 is not a billable ICD-10-CM diagnosis code and cannot be used to indicate a medical diagnosis as there are 3 codes below W50.2 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 W50.2. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.
Twist by another person NOS
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
W50.2 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.