ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 994.9

Effect external caus NEC

Diagnosis Code 994.9

ICD-9: 994.9
Short Description: Effect external caus NEC
Long Description: Other effects of external causes
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 994.9

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Other and unspecified effects of external causes (990-995)
      • 994 Effects of other external causes

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Abnormal gravitational state
  • Adverse effect of physical agent
  • Cutaneous reaction to injected foreign material
  • Effect of exposure to physical force
  • Effect of foreign body
  • Effects of abnormal gravitational
  • Effects of accidental exposure to external cause
  • Effects of centrifugal force
  • Effects of exposure to extreme temperature
  • Effects of exposure to extreme temperature, occupational
  • Effects of high-pressure fluids
  • Effects of overexposure to electromagnetic radiation
  • Effects of vibration
  • Exposure to extreme temperature, non-occupational
  • Exposure to heat and light
  • Exposure to radiant heat from gas room heater
  • Injury due to exposure to external cause
  • Outerspace sickness
  • Weightlessness

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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