Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 292.0
Drug withdrawal
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 292.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 292.0 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).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 292.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM F19.939 Other psychoactive substance use, unspecified with withdrawal, unspecified
Approximate Synonyms
  • Amphetamine withdrawal
  • Cocaine withdrawal
  • Drug withdrawal syndrome
  • Nicotine withdrawal
  • Opioid withdrawal
  • Psychostimulant withdrawal
  • Sedative withdrawal
  • Sedative withdrawal delirium
  • Sedative, hypnotic AND/OR anxiolytic withdrawal delirium
  • Sedative, hypnotic or anxiolytic withdrawal
  • Sedative, hypnotic, or anxiolytic withdrawal
  • Stimulant withdrawal
Clinical Information
  • Physiological and psychological symptoms associated with withdrawal from the use of a drug after prolonged administration or habituation; the concept includes withdrawal from smoking or drinking, as well as withdrawal from an administered drug
  • Processes and symptomatic effects resulting from abstinence from a chemical agent or medication. Used for human or animal populations
Applies To
  • Drug:
    • abstinence syndrome or symptoms
    • withdrawal syndrome or symptoms
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 292.0:
  • Abstinence symptoms or syndrome
    • drug 292.0
  • Delirium, delirious 780.09
    • withdrawal
  • Dependence
    • with
      • withdrawal symptoms
  • Deprivation
    • symptoms, syndrome
  • Psychosis 298.9
  • Reaction
    • drug NEC (see also Table of Drugs and Chemicals) 995.20
      • allergic - see also Allergy, drug 995.27
      • correct substance properly administered 995.20
      • obstetric anesthetic or analgesic NEC 668.9
        • affecting fetus or newborn 763.5
        • specified drug - see Table of Drugs and Chemicals
      • overdose or poisoning 977.9
        • specified drug - see Table of Drugs and Chemicals
      • specific to newborn 779.4
      • transmitted via placenta or breast milk - see Absorption, drug, through placenta
      • withdrawal NEC 292.0
        • infant of dependent mother 779.5
      • wrong substance given or taken in error 977.9
        • specified drug - see Table of Drugs and Chemicals
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • withdrawal
      • alcohol 291.81
      • drug 292.0
        • infant of dependent mother 779.5
  • Withdrawal symptoms, syndrome
    • drug or narcotic 292.0
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