ICD-9 Diagnosis Code E879.5

Abn react-gastric sound

Diagnosis Code E879.5

ICD-9: E879.5
Short Description: Abn react-gastric sound
Long Description: Insertion of gastric or duodenal sound as the cause of abnormal reaction of patient, or of later complication, without mention of misadventure of time of procedure
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code E879.5

Code Classification
  • External causes of injury (V)
    • Surgical and medical procedures as the cause of abnormal reaction of patient or later complication, without mention of misadventure at the time of procedure (E878-E879)
      • E879 Other procedures, without mention of misadventure at the time of procedure, as the cause of abnormal reaction of patient, or of later complication
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