Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V72.84
Pre-operative examination unspecified
  • Short description: PREOP EXAM UNSPCF.
  • ICD-9-CM V72.84 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V72.84 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: V72.84 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z01.812 Encounter for preprocedural laboratory examination
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z01.818 Encounter for other preprocedural examination
Approximate Synonyms
  • Preop exam
  • Preoperative exam
  • Preoperative examination done
Applies To
  • Pre-procedural examination, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V72.84:
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