Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V25.03
Encounter for emergency contraceptive counseling and prescription
  • Short description: CONTRACEPT MGMT-EMERGNCY.
  • ICD-9-CM V25.03 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 V25.03 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 V25.03.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V25.03: 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Contraception, emergency
  • Emergency contraception
  • Emergency contraception done
Applies To
  • Encounter for postcoital contraceptive counseling and prescription
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V25.03 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Z30.012 Encounter for prescription of emergency contraception
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V25.03:
  • Admission (encounter)
  • Contraception, contraceptive
    • counseling NEC V25.09
      • emergency V25.03
      • family planning V25.09
      • fitting of diaphragm V25.02
      • prescribing or use of
        • oral contraceptive agent V25.01
          • emergency V25.03
          • postcoital V25.03
        • specified agent NEC V25.02
    • prescription
  • Counseling NEC V65.40
    • contraceptive NEC V25.09
      • device (intrauterine) V25.02
      • maintenance V25.40
        • intrauterine contraceptive device V25.42
        • oral contraceptive (pill) V25.41
        • specified type NEC V25.49
        • subdermal implantable V25.43
      • management NEC V25.9
      • oral contraceptive (pill) V25.01
        • emergency V25.03
        • postcoital V25.03
      • prescription NEC V25.02
        • oral contraceptive (pill) V25.01
          • emergency V25.03
          • postcoital V25.03
          • repeat prescription V25.41
        • repeat prescription V25.40
      • subdermal implantable V25.43
      • surveillance NEC V25.40
  • Prescription of contraceptives NEC V25.02
    • oral (pill) V25.01
      • emergency V25.03
      • postcoital V25.03
      • repeat V25.41
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