ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 976.4

Poison-hair/scalp prep

Diagnosis Code 976.4

ICD-9: 976.4
Short Description: Poison-hair/scalp prep
Long Description: Poisoning by keratolytics, keratoplastics, other hair treatment drugs and preparations
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 976.4

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Poisoning by drugs, medicinals and biological substances (960-979)
      • 976 Poisoning by agents primarily affecting skin and mucous membrane, ophthalmological, otorhinolaryngological, and dental drugs

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Accidental dithranol overdose
  • Accidental hair treatment poisoning
  • Dithranol overdose
  • Dithranol overdose of undetermined intent
  • Hair treatment poisoning of undetermined intent
  • Intentional dithranol overdose
  • Intentional hair treatment poisoning
  • Poisoning by hair treatment drug AND/OR preparation
  • Poisoning by keratolytic agent
  • Poisoning by keratoplastic drug

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