ICD 9 CM Guidelines

  1. Secition
    A group of three digit numbers that represent a group of conditions or similar related conditions.

    Example: 240-246
  2. Category
    A three digit number that represents a single disease or condition.

    Example: 520
  3. Subcategory
    A four digit number that provides more specificity regarding cause, location, or symptoms of the condition

    Example: 476.0
  4. Subclassifications
    A five digit number that provides even further specificity to the description.

    Example: 250.00
Author
Elvia
ID
131072
Card Set
ICD 9 CM Guidelines
Description
Guidelines
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