ICD-10 codes: Making the practice of medicine “better”
V97.33XD: Sucked into jet engine, subsequent encounter
How does one survive to even have a subsequent encounter? I guess it has been done before: Jet engine survivor.
Z63.1: Problems in relationship with in-laws
We see the applicability here…this will be used often.
W61.62XD: Struck by duck, subsequent encounter
Watch out for ducks–especially during migration…
W22.02XD: V95.43XS Spacecraft collision injuring occupant, sequela
Just saw this last week…
W16.221 Fall in (into) bucket of water causing drowning and submersion
…why? just why??
R46.1: Bizarre personal appearance.
All a matter of opinion…
V00.01XD: Pedestrian on foot injured in collision with roller-skater, subsequent encounter
Beware of the roller skater this summer!
Y93.D: V91.07XD: Burn due to water-skis on fire, subsequent encounter
One of my greatest fears!
X38.XXXA Flood, initial encounter
X38.XXXD Flood, subsequent encounter
X38.XXXS Flood, sequela
Using all three codes this year!
Ann Riggs, DO