2016 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code W59.11
Bitten by nonvenomous snake
2016 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
- W59.11 is not a billable or specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code as there are 3 codes below W59.11 that describe this diagnosis in greater detail.
- Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after Oct 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.
- This is the American ICD-10-CM version of W59.11. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
- W59.11 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.