ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 934.0

Foreign body in trachea

Diagnosis Code 934.0

ICD-9: 934.0
Short Description: Foreign body in trachea
Long Description: Foreign body in trachea
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 934.0

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Effects of foreign body entering through orifice (930-939)
      • 934 Foreign body in trachea, bronchus, and lung

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 934.0 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Asphyxia, asphyxiation (by) 799.01
      • food or foreign body (in larynx) 933.1
        • trachea 934.0
      • mucus 933.1
        • trachea 934.0
    • Aspiration
      • mucus 933.1
        • into
          • trachea 934.0
    • Foreign body
      • entering through orifice (current) (old)
        • trachea 934.0
        • wind pipe 934.0

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