ICD-9 Diagnosis Code E875.8

Contamination NEC

Diagnosis Code E875.8

ICD-9: E875.8
Short Description: Contamination NEC
Long Description: Misadventure to patient from other contamination
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code E875.8

Code Classification
  • External causes of injury (V)
    • Misadventures to patients during surgical and medical care (E870-E876)
      • E875 Contaminated or infected blood, other fluid, drug, or biological substance
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