Specific code 2007 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V58.61
Long-term (current) use of anticoagulants
  • Short description: LONG-TERM USE ANTICOAGUL.
  • ICD-9-CM V58.61 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM V58.61 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2007 version of ICD-9-CM V58.61.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Long term anticoagulant therapy
  • Long term current use of anticoagulant
  • Long term current use of anticoagulants
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V58.61 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Z79.01 Long term (current) use of anticoagulants
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V58.61:
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