ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 972.2


Diagnosis Code 972.2

ICD-9: 972.2
Short Description: Poisoning-antilipemics
Long Description: Poisoning by antilipemic and antiarteriosclerotic drugs
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 972.2

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Poisoning by drugs, medicinals and biological substances (960-979)
      • 972 Poisoning by agents primarily affecting the cardiovascular system

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Accidental clofibrate overdose
  • Accidental clofibrate poisoning
  • Accidental nicotinic acid derivative overdose
  • Accidental nicotinic acid derivative poisoning
  • Clofibrate overdose
  • Clofibrate overdose of undetermined intent
  • Clofibrate poisoning of undetermined intent
  • Intentional clofibrate overdose
  • Intentional clofibrate poisoning
  • Intentional nicotinic acid derivative overdose
  • Intentional nicotinic acid derivative poisoning
  • Niacinamide toxicity
  • Nicotinic acid derivative overdose
  • Nicotinic acid derivative overdose of undetermined intent
  • Nicotinic acid derivative poisoning of undetermined intent
  • Poisoning by antilipemic AND/OR antiarteriosclerotic drug
  • Poisoning by clofibrate
  • Poisoning by nicotinic acid derivative

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