ICD-9 Diagnosis Code E870.5

Acc cut/hem w catheteriz

Diagnosis Code E870.5

ICD-9: E870.5
Short Description: Acc cut/hem w catheteriz
Long Description: Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during aspiration of fluid or tissue, puncture, and catheterization
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code E870.5

Code Classification
  • External causes of injury
    • Misadventures to patients during surgical and medical care (E870-E876)
      • E870 Accidental cut, puncture, perforation, or hemorrhage during medical care
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