Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V58.72
Aftercare following surgery of the nervous system not elsewhere classified
  • Short description: Aftcre surg nerv sys NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM V58.72 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V58.72 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).
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM V58.72.
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: V58.72 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z48.811 Encounter for surgical aftercare following surgery on the nervous system
V58.72 Excludes
  • aftercare following surgery of the sense organs, NEC (V58.71)
Applies To
  • Conditions classifiable to 320-359
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V58.72:
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