Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 972.1
Poisoning by cardiotonic glycosides and drugs of similar action
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Poisoning-cardiotonics.
  • ICD-9-CM 972.1 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 972.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Accidental digoxin poisoning
  • Accidental overdose of digoxin
  • Accidental phosphodiesterase inhibitor poisoning
  • Digitalis species poisoning
  • Digoxin overdose
  • Digoxin overdose of undetermined intent
  • Digoxin poisoning of undetermined intent
  • Intentional digoxin overdose
  • Intentional digoxin poisoning
  • Intentional phosphodiesterase inhibitor poisoning
  • Poisoning by cardiotonic glycoside
  • Poisoning by digitalis glycoside
  • Poisoning by digoxin
  • Strophanthin poisoning
Applies To
  • Digitalis glycosides
  • Digoxin
  • Strophanthins
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 972.1 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T46.0X1A Poisoning by cardiac-stimulant glycosides and drugs of similar action, accidental (unintentional), initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T46.0X2A Poisoning by cardiac-stimulant glycosides and drugs of similar action, intentional self-harm, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T46.0X3A Poisoning by cardiac-stimulant glycosides and drugs of similar action, assault, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T46.0X4A Poisoning by cardiac-stimulant glycosides and drugs of similar action, undetermined, initial encounter
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