Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 969.9
Poisoning by unspecified psychotropic agent
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Poison-psychotropic NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 969.9 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 969.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Overdose of psychotropic agent
  • Poisoning by psychotropic
  • Poisoning by psychotropic agent
  • Psychotropic overdose
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 969.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T43.91XA Poisoning by unspecified psychotropic drug, accidental (unintentional), initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T43.92XA Poisoning by unspecified psychotropic drug, intentional self-harm, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T43.93XA Poisoning by unspecified psychotropic drug, assault, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T43.94XA Poisoning by unspecified psychotropic drug, undetermined, initial encounter
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