Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 995.22
Unspecified adverse effect of anesthesia
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 995.22 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 995.22 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: 995.22 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T41.0X5A Adverse effect of inhaled anesthetics, initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T41.1X5A Adverse effect of intravenous anesthetics, initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T41.205A Adverse effect of unspecified general anesthetics, initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T41.295A Adverse effect of other general anesthetics, initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T41.3X5A Adverse effect of local anesthetics, initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T41.45XA Adverse effect of unspecified anesthetic, initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T88.59XA Other complications of anesthesia, initial encounter
Approximate Synonyms
  • Adverse reaction to cyclopropane
  • Adverse reaction to nitrous oxide
  • Adverse reaction to peripheral nerve- and plexus-blocking anesthetics
  • Adverse reaction to spinal anesthetic
  • Adverse reaction to surface and infiltration anesthetic
  • Adverse reaction to tetracaine
  • Anesthesia complication
  • Anesthetics adverse reaction
  • Anesthetics and medical gases adverse reaction
  • Bupivacaine adverse reaction
  • Cinchocaine adverse reaction
  • Cocaine adverse reaction
  • Complication of anesthesia
  • Delayed recovery from anesthesia
  • Desflurane adverse reaction
  • Dimethyl-ether propane adverse reaction
  • Enflurane adverse reaction
  • Ether, anesthetic adverse reaction
  • Ether, anesthetic allergy
  • Etomidate adverse reaction
  • Etomidate allergy
  • Excessive spread of local anesthetic
  • General anesthetic drug adverse reaction
  • Glucagon adverse reaction
  • Halothane adverse reaction
  • Halothane allergy
  • Inappropriate dilution of inhaled anesthetic agent
  • Incomplete reversal of neuromuscular block
  • Inhalational anesthetics adverse reaction
  • Intravenous anesthetics adverse reaction
  • Intravenous anesthetics allergy
  • Isoflurane adverse reaction
  • Isoflurane allergy
  • Ketamine allergy
  • Lignocaine adverse reaction
  • Local anesthetic block inadequate
  • Local anesthetic drug adverse reaction
  • Methohexitone adverse reaction
  • Neuromuscular block problem
  • Oxybuprocaine adverse reaction
  • Postanesthesia apnea
  • Prilocaine adverse reaction
  • Problem encountered during administration of local anesthetic
  • Procaine adverse reaction
  • Prolonged neuromuscular block
  • Propofol adverse reaction
  • Regional blockade - excessive cephalad spread of local anesthesia
  • Thiopentone adverse reaction
  • Total spinal nerve blockade following local anesthetic injection
  • Trichloroethylene adverse reaction
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 995.22:
  • Anesthesia, anesthetic 782.0
    • complication or reaction NEC 995.22
      • due to
        • correct substance properly administered 995.22
        • overdose or wrong substance given 968.4
          • specified anesthetic - see Table of Drugs and Chemicals
  • Complications
    • anesthesia, anesthetic NEC (see also Anesthesia, complication) 995.22
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