Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 972.5
Poisoning by other vasodilators
  • Short description: Poison-vasodilator NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 972.5 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 972.5 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 972.5: 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 972.5 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T46.7X1A Poisoning by peripheral vasodilators, accidental (unintentional), initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T46.7X2A Poisoning by peripheral vasodilators, intentional self-harm, initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T46.7X3A Poisoning by peripheral vasodilators, assault, initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T46.7X4A Poisoning by peripheral vasodilators, undetermined, initial encounter
Approximate Synonyms
  • Accidental cimetidine overdose
  • Accidental diazoxide overdose
  • Accidental diazoxide poisoning
  • Accidental famotidine overdose
  • Accidental nizatidine overdose
  • Accidental papaverine overdose
  • Accidental ranitidine overdose
  • Cyclandelate poisoning
  • Diazoxide overdose
  • Diazoxide overdose of undetermined intent
  • Diazoxide poisoning of undetermined intent
  • Famotidine overdose of undetermined intent
  • Intentional cimetidine poisoning
  • Intentional diazoxide overdose
  • Intentional diazoxide poisoning
  • Intentional papaverine overdose
  • Papaverine overdose
  • Papaverine overdose of undetermined intent
  • Papaverine poisoning
  • Peripheral vasodilator overdose
  • Peripheral/cerebral vasodilator overdose
  • Peripheral/cerebral vasodilator poisoning
  • Poisoning by diazoxide
  • Poisoning by vasodilator
  • Vasodilator overdose
972.5 Excludes
Applies To
  • Cyclandelate
  • Diazoxide
  • Papaverine
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