Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code E906.3
Bite of other animal except arthropod
  • Billable Code
  • Not A Principal Dx
  • Short description: Animal bite NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM E906.3 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 E906.3 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • However, E906.3 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury, and therefore should not be used as a principal diagnosis.
Disease Synonyms
  • Open cat bite left posterior thorax
  • Open cat bite of abdominal wall
  • Open cat bite of ankle
  • Open cat bite of buttock
  • Open cat bite of cheek
  • Open cat bite of chest wall
  • Open cat bite of chin
  • Open cat bite of ear
  • Open cat bite of elbow
  • Open cat bite of eyelid
  • Open cat bite of face
  • Open cat bite of finger
  • Open cat bite of foot
  • Open cat bite of forearm
  • Open cat bite of forehead
  • Open cat bite of great toe
  • Open cat bite of hand
  • Open cat bite of head
  • Open cat bite of hip
  • Open cat bite of jaw
  • Open cat bite of knee
  • Open cat bite of left ankle
  • Open cat bite of left buttock
  • Open cat bite of left cheek
  • Open cat bite of left chest wall
  • Open cat bite of left ear
  • Open cat bite of left elbow
  • Open cat bite of left eyelid
  • Open cat bite of left finger
  • Open cat bite of left foot
  • Open cat bite of left forearm
  • Open cat bite of left great toe
  • Open cat bite of left hand
  • Open cat bite of left hip
  • Open cat bite of left index finger
  • Open cat bite of left knee
  • Open cat bite of left lesser toe
  • Open cat bite of left little finger
  • Open cat bite of left lower leg
  • Open cat bite of left middle finger
  • Open cat bite of left periocular area
  • Open cat bite of left posterior thorax
  • Open cat bite of left ring finger
  • Open cat bite of left shoulder
  • Open cat bite of left thigh
  • Open cat bite of left thumb
  • Open cat bite of left toe
  • Open cat bite of left upper arm
  • Open cat bite of left wrist
  • Open cat bite of lesser toe
  • Open cat bite of lip
  • Open cat bite of low back
  • Open cat bite of lower leg
  • Open cat bite of neck
  • Open cat bite of nose
  • Open cat bite of pelvis
  • Open cat bite of periocular area
  • Open cat bite of posterior thorax
  • Open cat bite of right ankle
  • Open cat bite of right buttock
  • Open cat bite of right cheek
  • Open cat bite of right chest wall
  • Open cat bite of right ear
  • Open cat bite of right elbow
  • Open cat bite of right eyelid
  • Open cat bite of right finger
  • Open cat bite of right foot
  • Open cat bite of right forearm
  • Open cat bite of right great toe
  • Open cat bite of right hand
  • Open cat bite of right hip
  • Open cat bite of right index finger
  • Open cat bite of right knee
  • Open cat bite of right lesser toe
  • Open cat bite of right little finger
  • Open cat bite of right lower leg
  • Open cat bite of right middle finger
  • Open cat bite of right periocular area
  • Open cat bite of right posterior thorax
  • Open cat bite of right ring finger
  • Open cat bite of right shoulder
  • Open cat bite of right thigh
  • Open cat bite of right thumb
  • Open cat bite of right toe
  • Open cat bite of right upper arm
  • Open cat bite of right wrist
  • Open cat bite of scalp
  • Open cat bite of shoulder
  • Open cat bite of thigh
  • Open cat bite of thumb
  • Open cat bite of toe
  • Open cat bite of upper arm
  • Open cat bite of wrist
  • Open cat bite wound of neck
Applies To
  • Cats
  • Moray eel
  • Rodents, except rats
  • Shark
Convert to ICD-10-CM: E906.3 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM W55.01XA Bitten by cat, initial encounter
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