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Diagnosis codes for person injured in collision with pedestrian or animal

ICD-10 diagnosis code for dental practices billing medical insurance for trauma to teeth when a patient is injured in a collision with a pedestrian or animal

There are many different diagnosis codes to represent all types of different vehicle accidents! (i.e. accidents where the driver is injured, accidents where a passenger is injured, accidents where a pedestrian is injured, whether the accident happened in a car, truck, SUV, etc, whether it was a traffic accident or not, etc etc etc). Here are some diagnosis coding options for accidents where a person is injured in a collision with a pedestrian or animal!

 

Car driver injured in collision with pedestrian or animal in nontraffic accident

V40.0XXA … initial encounter

V40.0XXD … subsequent encounter

V40.0XXS … sequela

 

Car passenger injured in collision with pedestrian or animal in nontraffic accident

V40.1XXA … initial encounter

V40.1XXD … subsequent encounter

V40.1XXS … sequela

 

Person on outside of car injured in collision with pedestrian or animal in nontraffic accident

V40.2XXA … initial encounter

V40.2XXD … subsequent encounter

V40.2XXS … sequela

 

Unspecified car occupant injured in collision with pedestrian or animal in nontraffic accident

V40.3XXA … initial encounter

V40.3XXD … subsequent encounter

V40.3XXS … sequela

 

Person boarding or alighting a car injured in collision with pedestrian or animal

V40.4XXA … initial encounter

V40.4XXD … subsequent encounter

V40.4XXS … sequela

 

Car driver injured in collision with pedestrian or animal in traffic accident

V40.5XXA … initial encounter

V40.5XXD … subsequent encounter

V40.5XXS … sequela

 

Car passenger injured in collision with pedestrian or animal in traffic accident

V40.6XXA … initial encounter

V40.6XXD … subsequent encounter

V40.6XXS … sequela

 

Person on outside of car injured in collision with pedestrian or animal in traffic accident

V40.7XXA … initial encounter

V40.7XXD … subsequent encounter

V40.7XXS … sequela

 

Unspecified car occupant injured in collision with pedestrian or animal in traffic accident

V40.9XXA … initial encounter

V40.9XXD … subsequent encounter

V40.9XXS … sequela