ICD-10 Diagnosis Code T71.2

Asphyxiation due to systemic oxy defic due to low oxy in air

Diagnosis Code T71.2

ICD-10: T71.2
Short Description: Asphyxiation due to systemic oxy defic due to low oxy in air
Long Description: Asphyxiation due to systemic oxygen deficiency due to low oxygen content in ambient air
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code T71.2

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Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Other and unspecified effects of external causes (T66-T78)
      • Asphyxiation (T71)
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