External causes of morbidity V00-Y99 >

Note
  • This chapter permits the classification of environmental events and circumstances as the cause of injury, and other adverse effects. Where a code from this section is applicable, it is intended that it shall be used secondary to a code from another chapter of the Classification indicating the nature of the condition. Most often, the condition will be classifiable to Chapter 19, Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88
    ICD-10-CM Range S00-T88

    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes

    • S00-S09 Injuries to the head
    • S10-S19 Injuries to the neck
    • S20-S29 Injuries to the thorax
    • S30-S39 Injuries to the abdomen, lower back, lum...
    • S40-S49 Injuries to the shoulder and upper arm
    • S50-S59 Injuries to the elbow and forearm
    • S60-S69 Injuries to the wrist, hand and fingers
    • S70-S79 Injuries to the hip and thigh
    • S80-S89 Injuries to the knee and lower leg
    • S90-S99 Injuries to the ankle and foot
    • T07-T07 Injuries involving multiple body regions
    • T14-T14 Injury of unspecified body region
    • T15-T19 Effects of foreign body entering through...
    • T20-T25 Burns and corrosions of external body su...
    • T26-T28 Burns and corrosions confined to eye and...
    • T30-T32 Burns and corrosions of multiple and uns...
    • T33-T34 Frostbite
    • T36-T50 Poisoning by, adverse effect of and unde...
    • T51-T65 Toxic effects of substances chiefly nonm...
    • T66-T78 Other and unspecified effects of externa...
    • T79-T79 Certain early complications of trauma
    • T80-T88 Complications of surgical and medical ca...
    ). Other conditions that may be stated to be due to external causes are classified in Chapters I to XVIII. For these conditions, codes from Chapter 20 should be used to provide additional information as to the cause of the condition.

Codes
ICD-10-CM Range V00-V09

Pedestrian injured in transport accident

Includes
  • person changing tire on transport vehicle
  • person examining engine of vehicle broken down in (on side of) road
Type 1 Excludes
  • fall due to non-transport collision with other person (W03)
  • pedestrian on foot falling (slipping) on ice and snow (W00.-)
  • struck or bumped by another person (W51)
  • V00 Pedestrian conveyance accident
  • V01 Pedestrian injured in collision with ped...
  • V02 Pedestrian injured in collision with two...
  • V03 Pedestrian injured in collision with car...
  • V04 Pedestrian injured in collision with hea...
  • V05 Pedestrian injured in collision with rai...
  • V06 Pedestrian injured in collision with oth...
  • V09 Pedestrian injured in other and unspecif...
ICD-10-CM Range V10-V19

Pedal cycle rider injured in transport accident

Includes
  • any non-motorized vehicle, excluding an animal-drawn vehicle, or a sidecar or trailer attached to the pedal cycle
Type 2 Excludes
  • rupture of pedal cycle tire (W37.0)
  • V10 Pedal cycle rider injured in collision w...
  • V11 Pedal cycle rider injured in collision w...
  • V12 Pedal cycle rider injured in collision w...
  • V13 Pedal cycle rider injured in collision w...
  • V14 Pedal cycle rider injured in collision w...
  • V15 Pedal cycle rider injured in collision w...
  • V16 Pedal cycle rider injured in collision w...
  • V17 Pedal cycle rider injured in collision w...
  • V18 Pedal cycle rider injured in noncollisio...
  • V19 Pedal cycle rider injured in other and u...
ICD-10-CM Range V20-V29

Motorcycle rider injured in transport accident

Includes
  • moped
  • motorcycle with sidecar
  • motorized bicycle
  • motor scooter
Type 1 Excludes
  • three-wheeled motor vehicle (V30-V39)
  • V20 Motorcycle rider injured in collision wi...
  • V21 Motorcycle rider injured in collision wi...
  • V22 Motorcycle rider injured in collision wi...
  • V23 Motorcycle rider injured in collision wi...
  • V24 Motorcycle rider injured in collision wi...
  • V25 Motorcycle rider injured in collision wi...
  • V26 Motorcycle rider injured in collision wi...
  • V27 Motorcycle rider injured in collision wi...
  • V28 Motorcycle rider injured in noncollision...
  • V29 Motorcycle rider injured in other and un...
ICD-10-CM Range V30-V39

Occupant of three-wheeled motor vehicle injured in transport accident

Includes
  • motorized tricycle
  • motorized rickshaw
  • three-wheeled motor car
Type 1 Excludes
  • all-terrain vehicles (V86.-)
  • motorcycle with sidecar (V20-V29)
  • vehicle designed primarily for off-road use (V86.-)
  • V30 Occupant of three-wheeled motor vehicle ...
  • V31 Occupant of three-wheeled motor vehicle ...
  • V32 Occupant of three-wheeled motor vehicle ...
  • V33 Occupant of three-wheeled motor vehicle ...
  • V34 Occupant of three-wheeled motor vehicle ...
  • V35 Occupant of three-wheeled motor vehicle ...
  • V36 Occupant of three-wheeled motor vehicle ...
  • V37 Occupant of three-wheeled motor vehicle ...
  • V38 Occupant of three-wheeled motor vehicle ...
  • V39 Occupant of three-wheeled motor vehicle ...
ICD-10-CM Range V40-V49

Car occupant injured in transport accident

Includes
  • a four-wheeled motor vehicle designed primarily for carrying passengers
  • automobile (pulling a trailer or camper)
Type 1 Excludes
  • V40 Car occupant injured in collision with p...
  • V41 Car occupant injured in collision with p...
  • V42 Car occupant injured in collision with t...
  • V43 Car occupant injured in collision with c...
  • V44 Car occupant injured in collision with h...
  • V45 Car occupant injured in collision with r...
  • V46 Car occupant injured in collision with o...
  • V47 Car occupant injured in collision with f...
  • V48 Car occupant injured in noncollision tra...
  • V49 Car occupant injured in other and unspec...
ICD-10-CM Range V50-V59

Occupant of pick-up truck or van injured in transport accident

Includes
  • a four or six wheel motor vehicle designed primarily for carrying passengers and property but weighing less than the local limit for classification as a heavy goods vehicle
  • minibus
  • minivan
  • sport utility vehicle (SUV)
  • truck
  • van
Type 1 Excludes
  • V50 Occupant of pick-up truck or van injured...
  • V51 Occupant of pick-up truck or van injured...
  • V52 Occupant of pick-up truck or van injured...
  • V53 Occupant of pick-up truck or van injured...
  • V54 Occupant of pick-up truck or van injured...
  • V55 Occupant of pick-up truck or van injured...
  • V56 Occupant of pick-up truck or van injured...
  • V57 Occupant of pick-up truck or van injured...
  • V58 Occupant of pick-up truck or van injured...
  • V59 Occupant of pick-up truck or van injured...
ICD-10-CM Range V60-V69

Occupant of heavy transport vehicle injured in transport accident

Includes
  • 18 wheeler
  • armored car
  • panel truck
Type 1 Excludes
  • bus
  • motorcoach
  • V60 Occupant of heavy transport vehicle inju...
  • V61 Occupant of heavy transport vehicle inju...
  • V62 Occupant of heavy transport vehicle inju...
  • V63 Occupant of heavy transport vehicle inju...
  • V64 Occupant of heavy transport vehicle inju...
  • V65 Occupant of heavy transport vehicle inju...
  • V66 Occupant of heavy transport vehicle inju...
  • V67 Occupant of heavy transport vehicle inju...
  • V68 Occupant of heavy transport vehicle inju...
  • V69 Occupant of heavy transport vehicle inju...
ICD-10-CM Range V70-V79

Bus occupant injured in transport accident

Includes
  • motorcoach
Type 1 Excludes
  • V70 Bus occupant injured in collision with p...
  • V71 Bus occupant injured in collision with p...
  • V72 Bus occupant injured in collision with t...
  • V73 Bus occupant injured in collision with c...
  • V74 Bus occupant injured in collision with h...
  • V75 Bus occupant injured in collision with r...
  • V76 Bus occupant injured in collision with o...
  • V77 Bus occupant injured in collision with f...
  • V78 Bus occupant injured in noncollision tra...
  • V79 Bus occupant injured in other and unspec...
ICD-10-CM Range V80-V89

Other land transport accidents

  • V80 Animal-rider or occupant of animal-drawn...
  • V81 Occupant of railway train or railway veh...
  • V82 Occupant of powered streetcar injured in...
  • V83 Occupant of special vehicle mainly used ...
  • V84 Occupant of special vehicle mainly used ...
  • V85 Occupant of special construction vehicle...
  • V86 Occupant of special all-terrain or other...
  • V87 Traffic accident of specified type but v...
  • V88 Nontraffic accident of specified type bu...
  • V89 Motor- or nonmotor-vehicle accident, typ...
ICD-10-CM Range V90-V94

Water transport accidents

  • V90 Drowning and submersion due to accident ...
  • V91 Other injury due to accident to watercra...
  • V92 Drowning and submersion due to accident ...
  • V93 Other injury due to accident on board wa...
  • V94 Other and unspecified water transport ac...
ICD-10-CM Range V95-V97

Air and space transport accidents

Type 1 Excludes
  • military aircraft accidents in military or war operations (Y36, Y37)
  • V95 Accident to powered aircraft causing inj...
  • V96 Accident to nonpowered aircraft causing ...
  • V97 Other specified air transport accidents
ICD-10-CM Range V98-V99

Other and unspecified transport accidents

Type 1 Excludes
  • vehicle accident, type of vehicle unspecified (V89.-)
  • V98 Other specified transport accidents
  • V99 Unspecified transport accident
ICD-10-CM Range W00-W19

Slipping, tripping, stumbling and falls

Type 1 Excludes
  • assault involving a fall (Y01-Y02)
  • fall from animal (V80.-)
  • fall (in) (from) machinery (in operation) (W28-W31)
  • fall (in) (from) transport vehicle (V01-V99)
  • intentional self-harm involving a fall (X80-X81)
Type 2 Excludes
  • at risk for fall (history of fall) Z91.81
  • fall (in) (from) burning building (X00.-)
  • fall into fire (X00-X04, X08)
  • W00 Fall due to ice and snow
  • W01 Fall on same level from slipping, trippi...
  • W03 Other fall on same level due to collisio...
  • W04 Fall while being carried or supported by...
  • W05 Fall from non-moving wheelchair, nonmoto...
  • W06 Fall from bed
  • W07 Fall from chair
  • W08 Fall from other furniture
  • W09 Fall on and from playground equipment
  • W10 Fall on and from stairs and steps
  • W11 Fall on and from ladder
  • W12 Fall on and from scaffolding
  • W13 Fall from, out of or through building or...
  • W14 Fall from tree
  • W15 Fall from cliff
  • W16 Fall, jump or diving into water
  • W17 Other fall from one level to another
  • W18 Other slipping, tripping and stumbling a...
  • W19 Unspecified fall
ICD-10-CM Range W20-W49

Exposure to inanimate mechanical forces

Type 1 Excludes
  • assault (X92-Y09)
  • contact or collision with animals or persons (W50-W64)
  • exposure to inanimate mechanical forces involving military or war operations (Y36.-, Y37.-)
  • intentional self-harm (X71-X83)
  • W20 Struck by thrown, projected or falling o...
  • W21 Striking against or struck by sports equ...
  • W22 Striking against or struck by other obje...
  • W23 Caught, crushed, jammed or pinched in or...
  • W24 Contact with lifting and transmission de...
  • W25 Contact with sharp glass
  • W26 Contact with other sharp objects
  • W27 Contact with nonpowered hand tool
  • W28 Contact with powered lawn mower
  • W29 Contact with other powered hand tools an...
  • W30 Contact with agricultural machinery
  • W31 Contact with other and unspecified machi...
  • W32 Accidental handgun discharge and malfunc...
  • W33 Accidental rifle, shotgun and larger fir...
  • W34 Accidental discharge and malfunction fro...
  • W35 Explosion and rupture of boiler
  • W36 Explosion and rupture of gas cylinder
  • W37 Explosion and rupture of pressurized tir...
  • W38 Explosion and rupture of other specified...
  • W39 Discharge of firework
  • W40 Explosion of other materials
  • W42 Exposure to noise
  • W45 Foreign body or object entering through ...
  • W46 Contact with hypodermic needle
  • W49 Exposure to other inanimate mechanical f...
ICD-10-CM Range W50-W64

Exposure to animate mechanical forces

Type 1 Excludes
  • Toxic effect of contact with venomous animals and plants (T63.-)
  • W50 Accidental hit, strike, kick, twist, bit...
  • W51 Accidental striking against or bumped in...
  • W52 Crushed, pushed or stepped on by crowd o...
  • W53 Contact with rodent
  • W54 Contact with dog
  • W55 Contact with other mammals
  • W56 Contact with nonvenomous marine animal
  • W57 Bitten or stung by nonvenomous insect an...
  • W58 Contact with crocodile or alligator
  • W59 Contact with other nonvenomous reptiles
  • W60 Contact with nonvenomous plant thorns an...
  • W61 Contact with birds (domestic) (wild)
  • W62 Contact with nonvenomous amphibians
  • W64 Exposure to other animate mechanical for...
ICD-10-CM Range W65-W74

Accidental non-transport drowning and submersion

Type 1 Excludes
  • accidental drowning and submersion due to fall into water (W16.-)
  • accidental drowning and submersion due to water transport accident (V90.-, V92.-)
Type 2 Excludes
  • accidental drowning and submersion due to cataclysm (X34-X39)
  • W65 Accidental drowning and submersion while...
  • W67 Accidental drowning and submersion while...
  • W69 Accidental drowning and submersion while...
  • W73 Other specified cause of accidental non-...
  • W74 Unspecified cause of accidental drowning...
ICD-10-CM Range W85-W99

Exposure to electric current, radiation and extreme ambient air temperature and pressure

Type 1 Excludes
  • exposure to:
  • failure in dosage of radiation or temperature during surgical and medical care (Y63.2-Y63.5)
  • lightning (T75.0-)
  • natural cold (X31)
  • natural heat (X30)
  • natural radiation NOS (X39)
  • radiological procedure and radiotherapy (Y84.2)
  • sunlight (X32)
  • W85 Exposure to electric transmission lines
  • W86 Exposure to other specified electric cur...
  • W88 Exposure to ionizing radiation
  • W89 Exposure to man-made visible and ultravi...
  • W90 Exposure to other nonionizing radiation
  • W92 Exposure to excessive heat of man-made o...
  • W93 Exposure to excessive cold of man-made o...
  • W94 Exposure to high and low air pressure an...
  • W99 Exposure to other man-made environmental...
ICD-10-CM Range X00-X08

Exposure to smoke, fire and flames

Type 1 Excludes
Type 2 Excludes
  • X00 Exposure to uncontrolled fire in buildin...
  • X01 Exposure to uncontrolled fire, not in bu...
  • X02 Exposure to controlled fire in building ...
  • X03 Exposure to controlled fire, not in buil...
  • X04 Exposure to ignition of highly flammable...
  • X05 Exposure to ignition or melting of night...
  • X06 Exposure to ignition or melting of other...
  • X08 Exposure to other specified smoke, fire ...
ICD-10-CM Range X10-X19

Contact with heat and hot substances

Type 1 Excludes
  • exposure to excessive natural heat (X30)
  • exposure to fire and flames (X00-X08)
  • X10 Contact with hot drinks, food, fats and ...
  • X11 Contact with hot tap-water
  • X12 Contact with other hot fluids
  • X13 Contact with steam and other hot vapors
  • X14 Contact with hot air and other hot gases
  • X15 Contact with hot household appliances
  • X16 Contact with hot heating appliances, rad...
  • X17 Contact with hot engines, machinery and ...
  • X18 Contact with other hot metals
  • X19 Contact with other heat and hot substanc...
ICD-10-CM Range X30-X39

Exposure to forces of nature

  • X30 Exposure to excessive natural heat
  • X31 Exposure to excessive natural cold
  • X32 Exposure to sunlight
  • X34 Earthquake
  • X35 Volcanic eruption
  • X36 Avalanche, landslide and other earth mov...
  • X37 Cataclysmic storm
  • X38 Flood
  • X39 Exposure to other forces of nature
ICD-10-CM Range X50-X50

Overexertion and strenuous or repetitive movements

  • X50 Overexertion and strenuous or repetitive...
ICD-10-CM Range X52-X58

Accidental exposure to other specified factors

  • X52 Prolonged stay in weightless environment
  • X58 Exposure to other specified factors
ICD-10-CM Range X71-X83

Intentional self-harm

Applicable To
  • Purposely self-inflicted injury
  • Suicide (attempted)
  • X71 Intentional self-harm by drowning and su...
  • X72 Intentional self-harm by handgun dischar...
  • X73 Intentional self-harm by rifle, shotgun ...
  • X74 Intentional self-harm by other and unspe...
  • X75 Intentional self-harm by explosive mater...
  • X76 Intentional self-harm by smoke, fire and...
  • X77 Intentional self-harm by steam, hot vapo...
  • X78 Intentional self-harm by sharp object
  • X79 Intentional self-harm by blunt object
  • X80 Intentional self-harm by jumping from a ...
  • X81 Intentional self-harm by jumping or lyin...
  • X82 Intentional self-harm by crashing of mot...
  • X83 Intentional self-harm by other specified...
ICD-10-CM Range X92-Y09

Assault

Includes
  • homicide
  • injuries inflicted by another person with intent to injure or kill, by any means
Type 1 Excludes
  • injuries due to legal intervention (Y35.-)
  • injuries due to operations of war (Y36.-)
  • injuries due to terrorism (Y38.-)
  • X92 Assault by drowning and submersion
  • X93 Assault by handgun discharge
  • X94 Assault by rifle, shotgun and larger fir...
  • X95 Assault by other and unspecified firearm...
  • X96 Assault by explosive material
  • X97 Assault by smoke, fire and flames
  • X98 Assault by steam, hot vapors and hot obj...
  • X99 Assault by sharp object
  • Y00 Assault by blunt object
  • Y01 Assault by pushing from high place
  • Y02 Assault by pushing or placing victim in ...
  • Y03 Assault by crashing of motor vehicle
  • Y04 Assault by bodily force
  • Y07 Perpetrator of assault, maltreatment and...
  • Y08 Assault by other specified means
  • Y09 Assault by unspecified means
ICD-10-CM Range Y21-Y33

Event of undetermined intent

Applicable To
  • Undetermined intent is only for use when there is specific documentation in the record that the intent of the injury cannot be determined. If no such documentation is present, code to accidental (unintentional)
  • Y21 Drowning and submersion, undetermined in...
  • Y22 Handgun discharge, undetermined intent
  • Y23 Rifle, shotgun and larger firearm discha...
  • Y24 Other and unspecified firearm discharge,...
  • Y25 Contact with explosive material, undeter...
  • Y26 Exposure to smoke, fire and flames, unde...
  • Y27 Contact with steam, hot vapors and hot o...
  • Y28 Contact with sharp object, undetermined ...
  • Y29 Contact with blunt object, undetermined ...
  • Y30 Falling, jumping or pushed from a high p...
  • Y31 Falling, lying or running before or into...
  • Y32 Crashing of motor vehicle, undetermined ...
  • Y33 Other specified events, undetermined int...
ICD-10-CM Range Y35-Y38

Legal intervention, operations of war, military operations, and terrorism

  • Y35 Legal intervention
  • Y36 Operations of war
  • Y37 Military operations
  • Y38 Terrorism
ICD-10-CM Range Y62-Y69

Misadventures to patients during surgical and medical care

Type 1 Excludes
  • surgical and medical procedures as the cause of abnormal reaction of the patient, without mention of misadventure at the time of the procedure (Y83-Y84)
Type 2 Excludes
  • breakdown or malfunctioning of medical device (during procedure) (after implantation) (ongoing use) (Y70-Y82)
  • Y62 Failure of sterile precautions during su...
  • Y63 Failure in dosage during surgical and me...
  • Y64 Contaminated medical or biological subst...
  • Y65 Other misadventures during surgical and ...
  • Y66 Nonadministration of surgical and medica...
  • Y69 Unspecified misadventure during surgical...
ICD-10-CM Range Y70-Y82

Medical devices associated with adverse incidents in diagnostic and therapeutic use

Includes
  • breakdown or malfunction of medical devices (during use) (after implantation) (ongoing use)
Type 2 Excludes
  • breakdown or malfunctioning of medical device (after implantation) (during procedure) (ongoing use) (Y70-Y82)
  • later complications following use of medical devices without breakdown or malfunctioning of device (Y83-Y84)
  • misadventure to patients during surgical and medical care, classifiable to (Y62-Y69)
  • surgical and other medical procedures as the cause of abnormal reaction of the patient, or of later complication, without mention of misadventure at the time of the procedure (Y83-Y84)
  • Y70 Anesthesiology devices associated with a...
  • Y71 Cardiovascular devices associated with a...
  • Y72 Otorhinolaryngological devices associate...
  • Y73 Gastroenterology and urology devices ass...
  • Y74 General hospital and personal-use device...
  • Y75 Neurological devices associated with adv...
  • Y76 Obstetric and gynecological devices asso...
  • Y77 Ophthalmic devices associated with adver...
  • Y78 Radiological devices associated with adv...
  • Y79 Orthopedic devices associated with adver...
  • Y80 Physical medicine devices associated wit...
  • Y81 General- and plastic-surgery devices ass...
  • Y82 Other and unspecified medical devices as...
ICD-10-CM Range Y83-Y84

Surgical and other medical procedures as the cause of abnormal reaction of the patient, or of later complication, without mention of misadventure at the time of the procedure

Type 1 Excludes
  • misadventures to patients during surgical and medical care, classifiable to (Y62-Y69)
Type 2 Excludes
  • breakdown or malfunctioning of medical device (after implantation) (during procedure) (ongoing use) (Y70-Y82)
  • Y83 Surgical operation and other surgical pr...
  • Y84 Other medical procedures as the cause of...
ICD-10-CM Range Y90-Y99

Supplementary factors related to causes of morbidity classified elsewhere

Note
  • These categories may be used to provide supplementary information concerning causes of morbidity. They are not to be used for single-condition coding.
  • Y90 Evidence of alcohol involvement determin...
  • Y92 Place of occurrence of the external caus...
  • Y93 Activity codes
  • Y95 Nosocomial condition
  • Y99 External cause status