ICD-10-CM Code T36.5
Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of aminoglycosides
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code T36.5 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the one child codes of T36.5 that describes the diagnosis 'aminoglycosides' in more detail.
- T36.5 Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of aminoglycosides NON-BILLABLE
- T36.5X Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of aminoglycosides NON-BILLABLE
- T36.5X1 Poisoning by aminoglycosides, accidental (unintentional) NON-BILLABLE
- T36.5X2 Poisoning by aminoglycosides, intentional self-harm NON-BILLABLE
- T36.5X3 Poisoning by aminoglycosides, assault NON-BILLABLE
- T36.5X4 Poisoning by aminoglycosides, undetermined NON-BILLABLE
- T36.5X5 Adverse effect of aminoglycosides NON-BILLABLE
- T36.5X6 Underdosing of aminoglycosides NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code T36 is used to code Drug overdose
The term drug overdose (or simply overdose or OD) describes the ingestion or application of a drug or other substance in quantities greater than are recommended or generally practiced. An overdose may result in a toxic state or death.
|MeSH Codes:||D062787, D062787, D062787|
|ICD 9 Codes:||960, 970, 979|
Activated carbon is a commonly used agent for decontamination of the gastrointestinal tract in overdoses.
Coding Notes for T36.5 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of streptomycin