Specific code 2007 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V72.83
Other specified pre-operative examination
  • Short description: OTH SPCF PREOP EXAM.
  • ICD-9-CM V72.83 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 V72.83 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 V72.83.
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V72.83 Excludes
  • routine general medical examination (V70.0)
Applies To
  • Other pre-procedural examination
  • Pre-procedural general physical examination
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V72.83 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Z01.818 Encounter for other preprocedural examination
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V72.83:
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