ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 974.5

Pois-electro/cal/wat agt

Diagnosis Code 974.5

ICD-9: 974.5
Short Description: Pois-electro/cal/wat agt
Long Description: Poisoning by electrolytic, caloric, and water-balance agents
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 974.5

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Poisoning by drugs, medicinals and biological substances (960-979)
      • 974 Poisoning by water, mineral, and uric acid metabolism drugs

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Accidental electrolyte agent poisoning
  • Accidental poisoning by water, mineral and uric acid metabolism drugs
  • Accidental potassium overdose
  • Accidental tryptophan poisoning
  • Electrolyte agent poisoning
  • Electrolyte agent poisoning of undetermined intent
  • Intentional electrolyte agent poisoning
  • Intentional potassium overdose
  • Intentional tryptophan overdose
  • Intentional tryptophan poisoning
  • Potassium overdose
  • Potassium overdose of undetermined intent
  • Sodium chloride poisoning
  • Tryptophan overdose of undetermined intent
  • Tryptophan poisoning

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