2017 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Y35.021
Legal intervention involving injury by handgun, law enforcement official injured
2016 2017 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
- Y35.021 is not a billable or specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code as there are 3 codes below Y35.021 that describe this diagnosis in greater detail.
- This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Y35.021. Other international versions of ICD-10 Y35.021 may differ.
- Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
- Y35.021 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.