ICD-9 Diagnosis Code E905.8

Venomous bite/sting NEC

Diagnosis Code E905.8

ICD-9: E905.8
Short Description: Venomous bite/sting NEC
Long Description: Poisoning and toxic reactions caused by other specified animals and plants
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code E905.8

Code Classification
  • External causes of injury
    • Accidents due to natural and environmental factors (E900-E909)
      • E905 Venomous animals and plants as the cause of poisoning and toxic reactions
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