ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 506.3

Fum/vap ac resp cond NEC

Diagnosis Code 506.3

ICD-9: 506.3
Short Description: Fum/vap ac resp cond NEC
Long Description: Other acute and subacute respiratory conditions due to fumes and vapors
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 506.3

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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  • J68.3 - Oth ac & subac resp cond d/t chemicals, gas, fumes & vapors

  • Inhalation injury due to chemical
  • Isocyanate induced asthma
  • Respiratory condition due to chemical fumes AND/OR vapors

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