ICD-9 Diagnosis Code V87.12

Contact/exposure benzene

Diagnosis Code V87.12

ICD-9: V87.12
Short Description: Contact/exposure benzene
Long Description: Contact with and (suspected) exposure to benzene
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code V87.12

Code Classification
  • Supplementary classification of factors influencing health status and contact with health services (E)
    • Other specified personal exposures and history presenting hazards to health (V87)
      • V87 Other specified personal exposures and history presenting hazards to health

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Z77.021 - Contact with and (suspected) exposure to benzene

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code V87.12 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Exposure (suspected) 994.9
      • to
        • benzene V87.12

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