Non-specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Y35.301

Legal intervention involving unspecified blunt objects, law enforcement official injured

  • Y35.301 is not a billable ICD-10-CM diagnosis code and cannot be used to indicate a medical diagnosis as there are 3 codes below Y35.301 that describe this diagnosis in greater detail.
  • ICD-10-CM codes become active beginning October 1, 2014, therefore, this and all ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
ICD-10-CM Coding Information
  • Y35.301 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury, and therefore should not be used as a principal diagnosis.