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ICD-10 Code for Poisoning by unspecified agents primarily acting on the respiratory system, assault

T48.903

ICD-10 code T48.903 for Poisoning by unspecified agents primarily acting on the respiratory system, assault is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range - Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes .

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Poisoning by unspecified agents primarily acting on the respiratory system, assault
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