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vertical line Table of Contents Alphabetical Index of Diseases and Injuries Explanation of Disease Classification

Characteristics of the ICD-9-CM




ICD-9-CM far exceeds its predecessors in the number of codes provided. The disease classification has been expanded to include health-related conditions and to provide greater specificity at the fifth-digit level of detail. These fifth digits are not optional; they are intended for use in recording the information substantiated in the clinical record.








TABLE OF CONTENTS

Preface

Acknowledgments

Introduction

The ICD-9-CM Coordination and Maintenance Committee

Characteristics of the ICD-9-CM

The Disease Classification

Alphabetical Index of Diseases

Table of Drugs and Chemicals

Index To External Causes of Injury (E Code)

Classification of Procedures

Index to Procedures

Appendix A:
Morphology of Neoplasms


Appendix C:
Classification of Drugs by American Hospital Formulary Services List Number and their ICD-9-CM Equivalents


Appendix D:
Classification of Industrial Accidents According to Agency


Appendix E:
List of Three-Digit Categories






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