ICD-9 Diagnosis Code E870.8

Acc cut in med care NEC

Diagnosis Code E870.8

ICD-9: E870.8
Short Description: Acc cut in med care NEC
Long Description: Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during other specified medical care
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code E870.8

Code Classification
  • External causes of injury (V)
    • Misadventures to patients during surgical and medical care (E870-E876)
      • E870 Accidental cut, puncture, perforation, or hemorrhage during medical care
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