ICD-10-CM Code for Contact with sharp glass, initial encounter W25.XXXA

ICD-10 code W25.XXXA for Contact with sharp glass, initial encounter is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range - Other external causes of accidental injury .

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Contact with sharp glass, initial encounter


Excludes1: fall on same level due to slipping, tripping and stumbling with subsequent striking against sharp glass (W01.110-)
striking against sharp glass with subsequent fall (W18.02-)

Excludes2: glass embedded in skin (W45.-)

Code first any associated:
injury due to flying glass from explosion or firearm discharge (W32-W40)
transport accident (V00-V99)

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