Exposure to other inanimate mechanical forces W49

  • W49 should not be used for reimbursement purposes. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM W49 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of W49 - other international versions of ICD-10 W49 may differ.
Type 1 Excludes:
  • exposure to inanimate mechanical forces involving military or war operations (Y36.-, Y37.-)
Includes:
  • exposure to abnormal gravitational [G] forces
  • exposure to inanimate mechanical forces NEC

Codes: = Billable

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.