ICD-9 Diagnosis Code E961

Assault-corrosiv/caust

Diagnosis Code E961

ICD-9: E961
Short Description: Assault-corrosiv/caust
Long Description: Assault by corrosive or caustic substance, except poisoning
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code E961

Code Classification
  • External causes of injury (V)
    • Homicide and injury purposely inflicted by other persons (E960-E969)
      • E961 Assault by corrosive or caustic substance, except poisoning
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