Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V12.61
Personal history of pneumonia (recurrent)
  • Short description: Prsnl hx recur pneumonia.
  • ICD-9-CM V12.61 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V12.61 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: V12.61 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z87.01 Personal history of pneumonia (recurrent)
Disease Synonyms
  • H/O: pneumonia
  • History of - pneumonia
  • History of aspiration pneumonia
  • History of pneumonia
  • History of pneumonia due to inhaled materiel
  • History of recurrent pneumonia
  • Hx of aspiration pneumonia
  • Hx of pneumonia
  • Hx of recurrent pneumonia
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V12.61:
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