Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 975.0
Poisoning by oxytocic agents
  • Short description: Poisoning-oxytocic agent.
  • ICD-9-CM 975.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 975.0 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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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 975.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T48.0X1A Poisoning by oxytocic drugs, accidental (unintentional), initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T48.0X2A Poisoning by oxytocic drugs, intentional self-harm, initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T48.0X3A Poisoning by oxytocic drugs, assault, initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T48.0X4A Poisoning by oxytocic drugs, undetermined, initial encounter
Approximate Synonyms
  • Oxytocin overdose
Applies To
  • Ergot alkaloids
  • Oxytocin
  • Prostaglandins
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 975.0:
  • Ergotism (ergotized grain) 988.2
    • from ergot used as drug (migraine therapy)
      • correct substance properly administered 349.82
      • overdose or wrong substance given or taken 975.0
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