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


  • Assessment for pulmonary rehabilitation completed
  • Assessment of needs - review
  • Assessment of needs of carer completed
  • Blood been cross-matched
  • Body examined by medicolegal authority
  • British United Provident Association examination done
  • Cardiac function test done
  • Cervical swab taken
  • Determination of pattern of resistance to antiviral agent done
  • Endoscopy carried out
  • Exercise tolerance test done
  • Finding of bone of upper limb
  • Lung function testing done
  • Measured for graduated compression hosiery
  • Musculoskeletal test done
  • Nutritional assessment completed
  • Quality of life assessment completed
  • Respiratory flow rate measured
  • Sensory mapping carried out
  • Shuttle walking test done
  • Skin test reaction conversion
  • Special cardiovascular system test done
  • Special ear, nose and throat procedure done
  • Special examination performed
  • Special female test done
  • Special gastrointestinal tract test done
  • Special male test done
  • Special urinary test done
  • Vascular studies performed

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 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
V72.0 Examination of eyes and vision
V72.11 Encounter for hearing examination following failed hearing screening
V72.12 Encounter for hearing conservation and treatment
V72.19 Other examination of ears and hearing
V72.2 Dental examination
V72.31 Routine gynecological examination
V72.32 Encounter for Papanicolaou cervical smear to confirm findings of recent normal smear following initial abnormal smear
V72.40 Pregnancy examination or test, pregnancy unconfirmed
V72.41 Pregnancy examination or test, negative result
V72.42 Pregnancy examination or test, positive result
V72.5 Radiological examination, not elsewhere classified
V72.60 Laboratory examination, unspecified
V72.61 Antibody response examination
V72.62 Laboratory examination ordered as part of a routine general medical examination
V72.63 Pre-procedural laboratory examination
V72.69 Other laboratory examination
V72.7 Diagnostic skin and sensitization tests
V72.81 Pre-operative cardiovascular examination
V72.82 Pre-operative respiratory examination
V72.83 Other specified pre-operative examination
V72.84 Pre-operative examination, unspecified
V72.86 Encounter for blood typing
V72.9 Unspecified examination

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