ICD-9 Diagnosis Code E873.5

Wrng temp in applic/pack

Diagnosis Code E873.5

ICD-9: E873.5
Short Description: Wrng temp in applic/pack
Long Description: Inappropriate [too hot or too cold] temperature in local application and packing
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code E873.5

Code Classification
  • External causes of injury (V)
    • Misadventures to patients during surgical and medical care (E870-E876)
      • E873 Failure in dosage
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