Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V24.2
Routine postpartum follow-up
  • Short description: ROUT POSTPART FOLLOW-UP.
  • ICD-9-CM V24.2 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 V24.2 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 V24.2.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V24.2: 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Late postpartum state
  • Mid postpartum state
  • Postnatal care greater than 48 hours after birth
  • Postnatal examination finding
  • Postnatal examination minor problem found
  • Postnatal examination normal
  • Postnatal examination status
  • Postnatal visit status
  • Postpartum period, 1 day
  • Postpartum period, 2 days
  • Postpartum period, 3 days
  • Postpartum period, 5 days
  • Postpartum period, 7 days
  • Postpartum state
  • Postpartum state, 3 weeks
  • Postpartum state, 5 weeks
  • Postpartum state, 6 weeks
  • Postpartum state, 7 weeks
  • Postpartum state, 9 weeks
  • Routine follow up, postpartum (after childbirth)
  • Routine postpartum follow up
  • Routine postpartum follow up done
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V24.2 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Z39.2 Encounter for routine postpartum follow-up
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V24.2:
  • Admission (encounter)
  • Care (of)
    • postpartum
      • immediately after delivery V24.0
      • routine follow-up V24.2
  • Examination (general) (routine) (of) (for) V70.9
    • postpartum
      • immediately after delivery V24.0
      • routine follow-up V24.2
  • Follow-up (examination) (routine) (following) V67.9
    • postpartum
      • immediately after delivery V24.0
      • routine V24.2
  • Observation (for) V71.9
    • postpartum
      • immediately after delivery V24.0
      • routine follow-up V24.2
  • Postpartum - see also condition
    • observation
      • immediately after delivery V24.0
      • routine follow-up V24.2
  • Routine postpartum follow-up V24.2
  • Status (post)
    • postpartum NEC V24.2
      • care immediately following delivery V24.0
      • routine follow-up V24.2
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM V24.2 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2008 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.