- Chapter 5
- Section 295-299
- Code 296.53
ICD-9-CM Code 296.53
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Long ICD9 Description: Bipolar I disorder, most recent episode (or current) depressed, severe, without mention of psychotic behavior
Short ICD9 Description: Bipol I curr dep w/o psy
296.5 - Bipolar i disorder, most recent episode (or current) depressed