ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 991.8

Effect reduced temp NEC

Diagnosis Code 991.8

ICD-9: 991.8
Short Description: Effect reduced temp NEC
Long Description: Other specified effects of reduced temperature
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 991.8

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning
    • Other and unspecified effects of external causes (990-995)
      • 991 Effects of reduced temperature

Information for Medical Professionals

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