Toxic effects of substances chiefly nonmedicinal as to source T51-T65

  • When no intent is indicated code to accidental. Undetermined intent is only for use when there is specific documentation in the record that the intent of the toxic effect cannot be determined.
Use Additional:
  • code(s):
  • for all associated manifestations of toxic effect, such as: respiratory conditions due to external agents (J60-J70)
  • personal history of foreign body fully removed (Z87.821)
  • to identify any retained foreign body, if applicable (Z18.-)
Type 1 Excludes:
  • contact with and (suspected) exposure to toxic substances (Z77.-)

Codes: = Billable