Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 305.1
Tobacco use disorder
  • 2015
  • Billable Code
  • Unacceptable As Principal Dx
  • ICD-9-CM 305.1 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 305.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Chews tobacco
  • Continuous tobacco use
  • Erythrocytosis due to tobacco use or abuse
  • Erythrocytosis secondary to tobacco use
  • Erythrocytosis secondary to tobacco use or abuse
  • Finding relating to moist tobacco use
  • Finding relating to tobacco chewing
  • Maternal tobacco abuse
  • Nicotine dependence
  • Nicotine dependence in remission
  • Nicotine dependence, in remission
  • Not interested in stopping smoking
  • Smoker
  • Smoking reduced
  • Smoking restarted
  • Smoking started
  • Snuff user
  • Tobacco chewer
  • Tobacco consumption unknown
  • Tobacco dependence
  • Tobacco dependence in remission
  • Tobacco dependence syndrome
  • Tobacco dependence, continuous
  • Tobacco dependence, episodic
  • Tobacco smoker
  • Tobacco smoking consumption unknown
  • Tobacco use
  • Tobacco use, continuous
  • Tobacco user
  • Trivial cigarette smoker
  • User of moist powdered tobacco
  • Very heavy cigarette smoker
Clinical Information
  • Excessive use of tobacco products
  • Tobacco used to the detriment of a person's health or social functioning. Tobacco dependence is included
  • Tobacco used to the detriment of a person's health or social functioning; tobacco dependence is included
305.1 Excludes
  • history of tobacco use (V15.82)
  • smoking complicating pregnancy (649.0)
  • tobacco use disorder complicating pregnancy (649.0)
Applies To
  • Tobacco dependence
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 305.1 is considered unacceptable as a principal diagnosis as it describes a circumstance which influences an individual's health status but not a current illness or injury, or the diagnosis may not be a specific manifestation but may be due to an underlying cause.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 305.1 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM F17.200 Nicotine dependence, unspecified, uncomplicated
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 305.1:
  • Abuse
    • tobacco 305.1
  • Addiction - see also Dependence
    • nicotine 305.1
    • tobacco 305.1
  • Dependence
    • nicotine 305.1
    • tobacco 305.1
  • Smokers'
    • syndrome (see also Abuse, drugs, nondependent) 305.1
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • smokers' 305.1
    • Tabagism 305.1
  • Tobacco
    • abuse (affecting health) NEC (see also Abuse, drugs, nondependent) 305.1
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