ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 964.8

Poisoning-blood agt NEC

Diagnosis Code 964.8

ICD-9: 964.8
Short Description: Poisoning-blood agt NEC
Long Description: Poisoning by other specified agents affecting blood constituents
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 964.8

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning
    • Poisoning by drugs, medicinals and biological substances (960-979)
      • 964 Poisoning by agents primarily affecting blood constituents

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Accidental macromolecular blood substitute poisoning
  • Intentional macromolecular blood substitute poisoning
  • Macromolecular blood substitute poisoning of undetermined intent
  • Plasma substitutes overdose
  • Poisoning by macromolecular blood substitute
  • Poisoning by plasma expander

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