Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 960.3
Poisoning by erythromycin and other macrolides
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 960.3 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 960.3 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: 960.3 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T36.3X1A Poisoning by macrolides, accidental (unintentional), initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T36.3X2A Poisoning by macrolides, intentional self-harm, initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T36.3X3A Poisoning by macrolides, assault, initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T36.3X4A Poisoning by macrolides, undetermined, initial encounter
Approximate Synonyms
  • Accidental azithromycin overdose
  • Accidental azithromycin poisoning
  • Accidental clarithromycin overdose
  • Accidental clarithromycin poisoning
  • Accidental erythromycin overdose
  • Accidental erythromycin poisoning
  • Accidental oleandomycin poisoning
  • Accidental spiramycin poisoning
  • Azithromycin overdose
  • Azithromycin overdose of undetermined intent
  • Azithromycin poisoning
  • Azithromycin poisoning of undetermined intent
  • Clarithromycin overdose
  • Clarithromycin overdose of undetermined intent
  • Clarithromycin poisoning
  • Clarithromycin poisoning of undetermined intent
  • Erythromycin overdose
  • Erythromycin overdose of undetermined intent
  • Erythromycin poisoning
  • Erythromycin poisoning of undetermined intent
  • Intentional azithromycin overdose
  • Intentional azithromycin poisoning
  • Intentional clarithromycin overdose
  • Intentional clarithromycin poisoning
  • Intentional erythromycin overdose
  • Intentional erythromycin poisoning
  • Intentional oleandomycin poisoning
  • Intentional spiramycin poisoning
  • Macrolide antibiotic overdose
  • Macrolide overdose
  • Oleandomycin poisoning of undetermined intent
  • Poisoning by erythromycin AND/OR other macrolide
  • Poisoning by macrolide
  • Poisoning by macrolide antibiotic
  • Poisoning by oleandomycin
  • Poisoning by spiramycin
  • Spiramycin poisoning of undetermined intent
Applies To
  • Oleandomycin
  • Spiramycin
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