Code Information

Diagnosis Code: V72.85

Short Description: Oth specified exam

Long Description: Other specified examination

Code Classification:

  • Supplementary classification of factors influencing health status and contact with health services (E)
    • Persons without reported diagnosis encountered during examination and investigation of individuals and populations (V70-V82)
      • V72 Special investigations and examinations
        • V72.85 Oth specified exam

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code V72.85 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Admission (encounter)
    • for
      • examination (see also Examination) V70.9
        • specified type NEC V72.85
  • Examination (general) (routine) (of) (for) V70.9
    • specified type or reason NEC V72.85
      • preoperative V72.83
        • specified NEC V72.83
  • Test(s)
    • specified type NEC V72.85

Crosswalk Information

The code V72.85 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
V72.85 Right Arrow Z01.89 Encounter for other specified special examinations
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 data is based on the 2015 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

No. ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
1 V72.0 Examination of eyes and vision
2 V72.11 Encounter for hearing examination following failed hearing screening
3 V72.12 Encounter for hearing conservation and treatment
4 V72.19 Other examination of ears and hearing
5 V72.2 Dental examination
6 V72.31 Routine gynecological examination
7 V72.32 Encounter for Papanicolaou cervical smear to confirm findings of recent normal smear following initial abnormal smear
8 V72.40 Pregnancy examination or test, pregnancy unconfirmed
9 V72.41 Pregnancy examination or test, negative result
10 V72.42 Pregnancy examination or test, positive result
11 V72.5 Radiological examination, not elsewhere classified
12 V72.60 Laboratory examination, unspecified
13 V72.61 Antibody response examination
14 V72.62 Laboratory examination ordered as part of a routine general medical examination
15 V72.63 Pre-procedural laboratory examination
16 V72.69 Other laboratory examination
17 V72.7 Diagnostic skin and sensitization tests
18 V72.81 Pre-operative cardiovascular examination
19 V72.82 Pre-operative respiratory examination
20 V72.83 Other specified pre-operative examination
21 V72.84 Pre-operative examination, unspecified
22 V72.86 Encounter for blood typing
23 V72.9 Unspecified examination

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