Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V07.39
Need for other prophylactic chemotherapy
  • Short description: OTHER PROPHYLAC CHEMOTHR.
  • ICD-9-CM V07.39 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V07.39 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2008 version of ICD-9-CM V07.39.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V07.39: 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V07.39 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z41.8 Encounter for other procedures for purposes other than remedying health state
Approximate Synonyms
  • Prophylactic (preventative) antibiotic administration
  • Prophylactic antibiotic administration
  • Prophylactic antibiotic administration done
V07.39 Excludes
  • maintenance chemotherapy following disease (V58.11)
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V07.39:
  • Administration, prophylactic
    • antibiotics V07.39
    • chemotherapeutic agent NEC V07.39
    • chemotherapy NEC V07.39
  • Admission (encounter)
  • Chemoprophylaxis NEC V07.39
  • Chemotherapy
    • prophylactic NEC V07.39
  • Prophylactic
    • administration of
      • antibiotics V07.39
      • antitoxin, any V07.2
      • antivenin V07.2
      • chemotherapeutic agent NEC V07.39
      • diphtheria antitoxin V07.2
      • drug V07.39
      • gamma globulin V07.2
      • immune sera (gamma globulin) V07.2
      • RhoGAM V07.2
      • tetanus antitoxin V07.2
    • chemotherapy NEC V07.39
    • medication V07.39
  • Therapy V57.9
    • chemotherapy, antineoplastic V58.11
      • fluoride V07.31
      • prophylactic NEC V07.39
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