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Injury, Poisoning And Certain Other Consequences Of External Causes S00-T88

• Use secondary code(s) from Chapter 20, External causes of morbidity, to indicate cause of injury. Codes within the T section that include the external cause do not require an additional external cause code

Use Additional
• code to identify any retained foreign body, if applicable (Z18.-)

Type 1 Excludes
• birth trauma (P10-P15)
• obstetric trauma (O70-O71)