- Chapter 8
- Section 490-496
- Code 493.9
ICD-9-CM Code 493.9
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Non-Billable Code Non-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.
Long ICD9 Description: Asthma unspecified
Short ICD9 Description: None specified
493 - Asthma