ICD-10-CM Code T60.8
Toxic effect of other pesticides
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 T60.8 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the one child codes of T60.8 that describes the diagnosis 'toxic effect of other pesticides' in more detail.
- T60.8 Toxic effect of other pesticides NON-BILLABLE
- T60.8X Toxic effect of other pesticides NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code T60 is used to code Health effects of pesticides
Health effects of pesticides may be acute or delayed in those who are exposed. A 2007 systematic review found that "most studies on non-Hodgkin lymphoma and leukemia showed positive associations with pesticide exposure" and thus concluded that cosmetic use of pesticides should be decreased. Strong evidence also exists for other negative outcomes from pesticide exposure including neurological problems, birth defects, fetal death, and neurodevelopmental disorder.
|ICD 9 Code:||989.4|
A sign warning about potential pesticide exposure.