ICD-9 Diagnosis Code E983.1

Undet circ-suf plast bag

Diagnosis Code E983.1

ICD-9: E983.1
Short Description: Undet circ-suf plast bag
Long Description: Suffocation by plastic bag, undetermined whether accidentally or purposely inflicted
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code E983.1

Code Classification
  • External causes of injury (V)
    • Injury undetermined whether accidentally or purposely inflicted (E980-E989)
      • E983 Hanging, strangulation, or suffocation, undetermined whether accidentally or purposely inflicted
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