Code Information

Diagnosis Code: V26.21

Short Description: Fertility testing

Long Description: Fertility testing

Code Classification:

  • Supplementary classification of factors influencing health status and contact with health services (E)
    • Persons encountering health services in circumstances related to reproduction and development (V20-V29)
      • V26 Procreative management
        • V26.21 Fertility testing

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM


  • Semen examination: infertile
  • Sperm number/cc good: greater than 60 million
  • Sperm number/cc moderate: 30-60 million

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code V26.21 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Fallopian
    • insufflation
      • fertility testing V26.21
  • Insufflation
    • fallopian
      • fertility testing V26.21
  • Sperm counts
    • fertility testing V26.21
  • Test(s)
    • fertility V26.21

Crosswalk Information

The code V26.21 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
V26.21 Right Arrow Z31.41 Encounter for fertility testing
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
V26.0 Tuboplasty or vasoplasty after previous sterilization
V26.1 Artificial insemination
V26.22 Aftercare following sterilization reversal
V26.29 Other investigation and testing
V26.31 Testing of female for genetic disease carrier status
V26.32 Other genetic testing of female
V26.33 Genetic counseling
V26.34 Testing of male for genetic disease carrier status
V26.35 Encounter for testing of male partner of female with recurrent pregnancy loss
V26.39 Other genetic testing of male
V26.41 Procreative counseling and advice using natural family planning
V26.42 Encounter for fertility preservation counseling
V26.49 Other procreative management counseling and advice
V26.51 Tubal ligation status
V26.52 Vasectomy status
V26.81 Encounter for assisted reproductive fertility procedure cycle
V26.82 Encounter for fertility preservation procedure
V26.89 Other specified procreative management
V26.9 Unspecified procreative management

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2014