Convert ICD-9-CM Diagnosis 987.5 to ICD-10-CM

ICD-9-CM 987.5 converts approximately to:
  • 2020 ICD-10-CM T59.3X1A Toxic effect of lacrimogenic gas, accidental (unintentional), initial encounter
    or:
  • 2020 ICD-10-CM T59.3X2A Toxic effect of lacrimogenic gas, intentional self-harm, initial encounter
    or:
  • 2020 ICD-10-CM T59.3X3A Toxic effect of lacrimogenic gas, assault, initial encounter
    or:
  • 2020 ICD-10-CM T59.3X4A Toxic effect of lacrimogenic gas, undetermined, initial encounter

Note: approximate conversions between ICD-9-CM codes and ICD-10-CM codes may require clinical interpretation in order to determine the most appropriate conversion code(s) for your specific coding situation.

Source: 2020 ICD-10-CM CMS General Equivalence Mappings.