Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V61.9
Unspecified family circumstance
  • Short description: FAMILY CIRCUMSTANCE NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM V61.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V61.9 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 V61.9.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V61.9: 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V61.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z63.9 Problem related to primary support group, unspecified
Approximate Synonyms
  • At risk violence in the home
  • Child in need
  • Child on protection register
  • Child relationship problem
  • Difficulty with parents
  • Disturbed family
  • Encounter for family circumstance done
  • Family circumstance
  • Family conflict
  • Family maladjustment
  • Single parent family, father present
  • Single parent family, mother present
  • Tower block syndrome
  • Wife unable to cope
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V61.9:
  • Conflict
    • family V61.9
      • specified circumstance NEC V61.8
  • Family, familial - see also condition
    • problem V61.9
      • specified circumstance NEC V61.8
  • High
    • risk
      • behavior -see problem
      • cervical, human papillomavirus (HPV) DNA test positive 795.05
      • family situation V61.9
        • specified circumstance NEC V61.8
      • individual NEC V62.89
      • infant NEC V20.1
      • patient taking drugs (prescribed) V67.51
        • nonprescribed (see also Abuse, drugs, nondependent) 305.9
      • pregnancy V23.9
        • inadequate prenatal care V23.7
        • specified problem NEC V23.89
  • Maladjustment
    • family V61.9
      • specified circumstance NEC V61.8
  • Problem (with) V49.9
    • family V61.9
      • specified circumstance NEC V61.8
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