ICD 9 CM Codes

968.9 Poisoning by other and unspecified local anesthetics
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  968.9    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '968.9' 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.
GEMS
968.9 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM T41.3X2A Poisoning by local anesthetics, intentional self-harm, initial encounter
GEMS
968.9 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM T41.3X3A Poisoning by local anesthetics, assault, initial encounter
GEMS
968.9 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM T41.3X4A Poisoning by local anesthetics, undetermined, initial encounter
GEMS
968.9 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM T41.42XA Poisoning by unspecified anesthetic, intentional self-harm, initial encounter
GEMS
968.9 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM T41.44XA Poisoning by unspecified anesthetic, undetermined, initial encounter
GEMS
968.9 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM T41.3X1A Poisoning by local anesthetics, accidental (unintentional), initial encounter
GEMS
968.9 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM T41.41XA Poisoning by unspecified anesthetic, accidental (unintentional), initial encounter
GEMS
968.9 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM T41.43XA Poisoning by unspecified anesthetic, assault, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 968.9 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.