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ICD-10-CM Code W00.9XXA Details

Official Long Descriptor
Unspecified fall due to ice and snow, initial encounter


Excludes1: fall on (from) ice and snow involving pedestrian conveyance (V00.-)
fall from stairs and steps not due to ice and snow (W10.-)

Includes: pedestrian on foot falling (slipping) on ice and snow

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Category Notes
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