Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V56.32
Encounter for adequacy testing for peritoneal dialysis
  • Short description: PERITONEAL DIALYSIS TEST.
  • ICD-9-CM V56.32 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V56.32 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 V56.32.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V56.32: 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V56.32 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z49.32 Encounter for adequacy testing for peritoneal dialysis
Approximate Synonyms
  • Adequacy of peritoneal dialysis
  • Assessment of adequacy of peritoneal dialysis
Applies To
  • Peritoneal equilibration test
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V56.32:
  • Admission (encounter)
  • Peritoneum, peritoneal - see also condition
    • equilibration test V56.32
  • Test(s)
    • adequacy
      • hemodialysis V56.31
      • peritoneal dialysis V56.32
    • peritoneal equilibration V56.32
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