W45.- Foreign body or object entering through skin

Includes

  • Foreign body or object embedded in skin
  • Nail embedded in skin

Excludes

  • Contact with hand tools (nonpowered) (powered) (W27-W29)
  • Contact with other sharp object(s) (W26.-)
  • Contact with sharp glass (W25.-)
  • Struck by objects (W20-W22)
  • W45
  • Foreign body or object entering through skin
    • W45.0
    Nail entering through skin
                  • W45.0XXA
    …… initial encounter, initial encounter
                  • W45.0XXD
    …… initial encounter, initial encounter, subsequent encounter
                  • W45.0XXS
    …… initial encounter, initial encounter, sequela
    • W45.8
    Other foreign body or object entering through skin
                  • W45.8XXA
    …… initial encounter, initial encounter
                  • W45.8XXD
    …… initial encounter, initial encounter, subsequent encounter
                  • W45.8XXS
    …… initial encounter, initial encounter, sequela
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