Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V15.21
Personal history of undergoing in utero procedure during pregnancy
  • Short description: Hx in utero proc in preg.
  • ICD-9-CM V15.21 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V15.21 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 2012 version of ICD-9-CM V15.21.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V15.21: 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V15.21 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z98.870 Personal history of in utero procedure during pregnancy
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V15.21:
  • History (personal) of
    • in utero procedure
      • during pregnancy V15.21
      • while a fetus V15.22
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