Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 285.3
Antineoplastic chemotherapy induced anemia
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Anemia d/t antineo chemo.
  • ICD-9-CM 285.3 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 285.3 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Anemia due to antineoplastic drug
  • Anemia due to chemotherapy
  • Anemia, due to chemotherapy
285.3 Excludes
  • anemia due to drug NEC - code to type of anemia
  • anemia in neoplastic disease (285.22)
  • aplastic anemia due to antineoplastic chemotherapy (284.89)
Applies To
  • Anemia due to antineoplastic chemotherapy
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 285.3 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM D64.81 Anemia due to antineoplastic chemotherapy
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 285.3:
  • Anemia 285.9
    • antineoplastic chemotherapy induced 285.3
    • due to
      • antineoplastic chemotherapy 285.3
      • blood loss (chronic) 280.0
      • chemotherapy, antineoplastic 285.3
      • defect of Embden-Meyerhof pathway glycolysis 282.3
      • disorder of glutathione metabolism 282.2
      • drug - see Anemia, by type (see also Table of Drugs and Chemicals)
        • chemotherapy, antineoplastic 285.3
      • fetal blood loss 776.5
      • fish tapeworm (D. latum) infestation 123.4
      • glutathione metabolism disorder 282.2
      • hemorrhage (chronic) 280.0
      • hexose monophosphate (HMP) shunt deficiency 282.2
      • impaired absorption 280.9
      • loss of blood (chronic) 280.0
      • myxedema 244.9
      • Necator americanus 126.1
      • prematurity 776.6
      • selective vitamin B12 malabsorption with proteinuria 281.1
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