Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V20.2
Routine infant or child health check
  • Short description: ROUTIN CHILD HEALTH EXAM.
  • ICD-9-CM V20.2 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 V20.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2008 version of ICD-9-CM V20.2.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V20.2: 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Well child care
  • Well child care done
V20.2 Excludes
  • special screening for developmental handicaps (V79.3)
Applies To
  • Developmental testing of infant or child
  • Immunizations appropriate for age
  • Initial and subsequent routine newborn check
  • Routine vision and hearing testing
Use Additional
  • Use additional code(s) to identify:
    • Special screening examination(s) performed (V73.0-V82.9)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V20.2 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Z00.129 Encounter for routine child health examination without abnormal findings
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V20.2:
  • Admission (encounter)
  • Checkup
    • infant (not sick) V20.2
    • newborn, routine
      • initial V20.2
      • subsequent V20.2
  • Examination (general) (routine) (of) (for) V70.9
    • child care (routine) V20.2
    • developmental testing (child) (infant) V20.2
    • infant V20.2
    • well baby V20.2
  • Feeding
    • formula check V20.2
  • Test(s)
    • developmental, infant or child V20.2
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