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This variable is contained in the following files: Carrier (Fee-for-Service), Durable Medical Equipment (Fee-for-Service)
Short SAS Name
LINE_ICD_DGNS_CD
SAS Name
LINE_ICD_DGNS_CD

The code indicating the diagnosis supporting this line item procedure/service on the non-institutional claim.

Comments

For ICD-9 diagnosis codes, this is a 3-5 digit numeric or alpha/numeric value; it can include leading zeros.

On October 1, 2015 the conversion from the 9th version of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-9-CM) to version 10 (ICD-10-CM) occurred.

Source: NCH