ICD-10 Diagnosis Code R78.8

Finding of oth substances, not normally found in blood

Diagnosis Code R78.8

ICD-10: R78.8
Short Description: Finding of oth substances, not normally found in blood
Long Description: Finding of other specified substances, not normally found in blood
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code R78.8

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Code Classification
  • Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00–R99)
    • Abnormal findings on examination of blood, without diagnosis (R70-R79)
      • Find of drugs and oth substnc, not normally found in blood (R78)
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