Other accidental submersion or drowning in water transport accident injuring swimmer (E832.5)
ICD-9 code E832.5 for Other accidental submersion or drowning in water transport accident injuring swimmer is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range -WATER TRANSPORT ACCIDENTS (E830-E838).
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