Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V26.51
Tubal ligation status
  • ICD-9-CM V26.51 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 V26.51 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM V26.51.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V26.51: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • H/O: tubal ligation
  • history of - tubal ligation
  • History of tubal ligation
  • HX of tubal ligation
V26.51 Excludes
  • infertility not due to previous tubal ligation (628.0-628.9)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V26.51 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Z98.51 Tubal ligation status
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V26.51:
  • Status (post)
    • sterilization
      • tubal ligation V26.51
      • vasectomy V26.52
    • tubal ligation V26.51
  • Sterilization, admission for V25.2
    • status
      • tubal ligation V26.51
      • vasectomy V26.52
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