Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 303.90
Other and unspecified alcohol dependence, unspecified
  • Short description: Alcoh dep NEC/NOS-unspec.
  • ICD-9-CM 303.90 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 303.90 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).
  • You are viewing the 2013 version of ICD-9-CM 303.90.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 303.90: 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 303.90 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM F10.20 Alcohol dependence, uncomplicated
Approximate Synonyms
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Alcohol dependence in childbirth
  • Alcohol dependence in pregnancy
  • Alcohol dependence w alcohol induced disorder
  • Alcohol dependence with alcohol induced disorder
  • Alcohol induced brain degeneration
  • Alcohol-induced cerebellar ataxia
  • Alcoholism
  • Cerebellar ataxia due to alcoholism
  • Cerebral degeneration due to alcoholism
  • Chronic pancreatitis due to chronic alcoholism
  • Degeneration of the brain due to alcoholism
  • Degenerative brain disorder due to alcohol
  • Non megaloblastic anemia due to alcoholism
  • Pancreatitis chronic, due to chronic alcoholism
  • Thrombocytopenia due to alcoholism
  • Unable to abstain from drinking
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