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ICD-10 Codes to Document Animal and Bird Bites



W51 Accidental striking against or bumped into by another person


Excludes1: assault by striking against or bumping into by another person (Y08.2-)

fall due to collision with another person (W03)

The appropriate 7th character is to be added to code W51

A initial encounter

D subsequent encounter

S sequela


W52 Crushed, pushed or stepped on by crowd or human stampede

Crushed, pushed or stepped on by crowd or human stampede with or without fall

The appropriate 7th character is to be added to code W52

A initial encounter

D subsequent encounter

S sequela

W53 Contact with rodent

Contact with saliva, feces or urine of rodent

The appropriate 7th character is to be added to each code from category W53

A initial encounter

D subsequent encounter

S sequela


W53.0 Contact with mouse

W53.01 Bitten by mouse

W53.09 Other contact with mouse

W53.1 Contact with rat

W53.11 Bitten by rat

W53.19 Other contact with rat

W53.2 Contact with squirrel

W53.21 Bitten by squirrel

W53.29 Other contact with squirrel

W53.8 Contact with other rodent

W53.81 Bitten by other rodent

W53.89 Other contact with other rodent


W54 Contact with dog

Contact with saliva, feces or urine of dog

The appropriate 7th character is to be added to each code from category W54

A initial encounter

D subsequent encounter

S sequela

W54.0 Bitten by dog

W54.1 Struck by dog

Knocked over by dog

W54.8 Other contact with dog


EXERCISE IS IMPORTANT FOR PETS IN THIS PANDEMIC


Source: https://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Page:ICD-10-CM_(2010).djvu/1884

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