ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 985.8

Toxic effect metals NEC

Diagnosis Code 985.8

ICD-9: 985.8
Short Description: Toxic effect metals NEC
Long Description: Toxic effect of other specified metals
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 985.8

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning
    • Toxic effects of substances chiefly nonmedicinal as to source (980-989)
      • 985 Toxic effect of other metals

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Accidental bismuth compound overdose
  • Accidental lithium overdose
  • Accidental lithium poisoning
  • Accidental poisoning by brass fumes
  • Accidental poisoning by copper salts
  • Accidental poisoning by thallium
  • Accidental poisoning by zinc phosphide
  • Acute copper poisoning
  • Acute selenium poisoning
  • Aluminum intoxication
  • Argyria of skin
  • Bismuth compound overdose
  • Bismuth compound overdose of undetermined intent
  • Bismuth compound poisoning of undetermined intent
  • Bismuth poisoning
  • Brass-founders' fever
  • Chronic copper poisoning
  • Chronic interstitial nephritis due to heavy metals
  • Chronic selenium poisoning
  • Cobalt poisoning
  • Copper fever
  • Copper poisoning
  • Encephalopathy due to heavy metals
  • Hepatogenous chronic copper poisoning
  • Intentional bismuth compound overdose
  • Intentional lithium overdose
  • Intentional lithium poisoning
  • Lithium nephropathy
  • Lithium overdose
  • Metallosis
  • Phytogenous chronic copper poisoning
  • Selenium poisoning
  • Silver poisoning
  • Thallium poisoning
  • Thallium sulfate toxicity
  • Toxic effect of brass fumes
  • Toxic effect of copper salt
  • Toxic effect of heavy metal
  • Toxic effect of iron compound
  • Toxic effect of nickel compound
  • Toxic effect of selenium compound
  • Toxic effect of tin and its compounds
  • Toxic encephalitis due to thallium
  • Zinc poisoning

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