Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V72.86
Encounter for blood typing
  • Short description: BLOOD TYPING ENCOUNTER.
  • ICD-9-CM V72.86 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 V72.86 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2008 version of ICD-9-CM V72.86.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V72.86: 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V72.86 converts directly to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM Z01.83 Encounter for blood typing
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V72.86:
  • Admission (encounter)
  • Test(s)
    • blood typing V72.86
      • Rh typing V72.86
    • Rh typing V72.86
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