ICD-10-CM Code for Bitten by turtle W59.21

ICD-10 code W59.21 for Bitten by turtle is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range - Other external causes of accidental injury .

Bitten by turtle


Excludes1: contact with tortoises (W59.8-)


Excludes1: contact with venomous reptile (T63.0-, T63.1-)

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