Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V72.6
Laboratory examination
  • ICD-9-CM V72.6 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 V72.6 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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V72.6 Excludes
  • No ICD-10-CM code(s) convert to ICD-9-CM V72.6
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V72.6:
  • Admission (encounter)
  • Examination (general) (routine) (of) (for) V70.9
    • laboratory V72.6
  • Test(s)
    • AIDS virus V72.6
    • basal metabolic rate V72.6
    • HIV V72.6
    • human immunodeficiency virus V72.6
    • laboratory V72.6
      • for medicolegal reason V70.4
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