ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 506.0

Fum/vapor bronc/pneumon

Diagnosis Code 506.0

ICD-9: 506.0
Short Description: Fum/vapor bronc/pneumon
Long Description: Bronchitis and pneumonitis due to fumes and vapors
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 506.0

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the respiratory system (460–519)
    • Pneumoconioses and other lung diseases due to external agents (500-508)
      • 506 Respiratory conditions due to chemical fumes and vapors

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • J68.0 - Bronchitis & pneumonitis d/t chemicals, gas, fumes & vapors

  • Acute bronchitis due to chemical fumes
  • Acute chemical bronchitis
  • Acute pneumonitis due to chemical fumes
  • Bronchitis and pneumonitis due to chemical fumes
  • Bronchitis due to fumes AND/OR vapors
  • Drug-induced pneumonitis
  • Pneumonitis due to fumes AND/OR vapors

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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