Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V76.43
Screening for malignant neoplasms of the skin
  • Short description: Screen mal neop-skin.
  • ICD-9-CM V76.43 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 V76.43 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM V76.43.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V76.43: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Screening for skin cancer
  • Screening for skin cancer done
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V76.43 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Z12.83 Encounter for screening for malignant neoplasm of skin
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V76.43:
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