ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T56.91XA

Toxic effect of unsp metal, accidental (unintentional), init

Diagnosis Code T56.91XA

ICD-10: T56.91XA
Short Description: Toxic effect of unsp metal, accidental (unintentional), init
Long Description: Toxic effect of unspecified metal, accidental (unintentional), initial encounter
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T56.91XA

Valid for Submission
The code T56.91XA 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 T56.91XA is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 917 - POISONING AND TOXIC EFFECTS OF DRUGS WITH MCC
  • 918 - POISONING AND TOXIC EFFECTS OF DRUGS WITHOUT MCC

Synonyms
  • Accidental poisoning caused by metal
  • Heavy metal nephropathy
  • Heavy-metal-induced tubulointerstitial nephritis
  • Metallic tremor
  • Metallosis
  • Nephropathy caused by heavy metals
  • Neuropathy caused by chemical substance
  • Neuropathy caused by heavy metal
  • Posteruptive color change of tooth
  • Posteruptive tooth staining caused by metal
  • Toxic effect of heavy metal
  • Toxic effect of metal

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