Non-specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 655.6
Suspected damage to fetus from radiation affecting management of mother
  • 2015
  • Non-Billable Code

  • There are 3 ICD-9-CM codes below 655.6 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 655.6:
  • Effect, adverse NEC
    • radiation (diagnostic) (fallout) (infrared) (natural source) (therapeutic) (tracer) (ultraviolet) (x-ray) NEC 990
      • with pulmonary manifestations
      • dermatitis or eczema 692.82
        • due to sun NEC (see also Dermatitis, due to, sun) 692.70
      • fibrosis of lungs 508.1
      • maternal with suspected damage to fetus affecting management of pregnancy 655.6
      • pneumonitis 508.0
  • Pregnancy (single) (uterine) (without sickness) V22.2
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