ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T56.7X1D

Toxic effect of beryllium and its compounds, acc, subs

Diagnosis Code T56.7X1D

ICD-10: T56.7X1D
Short Description: Toxic effect of beryllium and its compounds, acc, subs
Long Description: Toxic effect of beryllium and its compounds, accidental (unintentional), subsequent encounter
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T56.7X1D

Valid for Submission
The code T56.7X1D is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Toxic effects of substances chiefly nonmedicinal as to source (T51-T65)
      • Toxic effect of metals (T56)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code T56.7X1D is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)


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The code T56.7X1D is exempt from POA reporting.

  • Accidental poisoning caused by beryllium and its compounds
  • Poisoning caused by beryllium
  • Poisoning caused by beryllium compound
  • Toxic effect of beryllium AND/OR its compounds

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