Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V70.0
Routine general medical examination at a health care facility
  • Short description: ROUTINE MEDICAL EXAM.
  • ICD-9-CM V70.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V70.0 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).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: V70.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z00.00 Encounter for general adult medical examination without abnormal findings
Approximate Synonyms
  • Adult health check up done
  • Routine adult health check up exam
V70.0 Excludes
  • health checkup of infant or child (V20.2)
  • pre-procedural general physical examination (V72.83)
Applies To
  • Health checkup
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V70.0:
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