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    Default accident code
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    I need help with a diagnosis. I have a patient who punched someone and broke her hand. The insurance is requiring an accident code. I have searched the book and can't seem to find the code I need. Any help would be much appreciated!

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    Y04.0XXA Assault by unarmed brawl or fight, initial encounter

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    Check out W51.XXX_ if it was an accidental strike.


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