2006 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code E902.8
Accident due to changes in air pressure due to other specified causes
- Short description: AIR PRESSURE CHANGE NEC.
- ICD-9-CM E902.8 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
- ICD-9-CM E902.8 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
- However, E902.8 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury, and therefore should not be used as a principal diagnosis.
- You are viewing the 2006 version of ICD-9-CM E902.8.
- More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM E902.8: 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015.
- Reduction in atmospheric pressure while surfacing from underground
Convert to ICD-10-CM
converts approximately to:
- 2015 ICD-10-CM W94.22XA Exposure to reduction in atmospheric pressure while surfacing from underground, initial encounter