ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 979.9

Pois-vaccine/biolog NEC

Diagnosis Code 979.9

ICD-9: 979.9
Short Description: Pois-vaccine/biolog NEC
Long Description: Poisoning by other and unspecified vaccines and biological substances
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 979.9

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Poisoning by drugs, medicinals and biological substances (960-979)
      • 979 Poisoning by other vaccines and biological substances

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