Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V71.02
Observation for childhood or adolescent antisocial behavior
  • Short description: Obsv-adolesc antisoc beh.
  • ICD-9-CM V71.02 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 V71.02 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 V71.02.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V71.02: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Child and adolescent antisocial behavior
  • Child or adolescent antisocial behavior, observation
  • Childhood or adolescent antisocial behavior (finding)
  • Childhood or adolescent antisocial behaviour
  • Observation of adolescent antisocial behavior done
Applies To
  • Dyssocial behavior or gang activity in child or adolescent without manifest psychiatric disorder
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V71.02 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Z03.89 Encounter for observation for other suspected diseases and conditions ruled out
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V71.02:
  • Behavior disorder, disturbance - see also Disturbance, conduct
    • antisocial, without manifest psychiatric disorder
      • adolescent V71.02
      • adult V71.01
      • child V71.02
    • dyssocial, without manifest psychiatric disorder
      • adolescent V71.02
      • adult V71.01
      • child V71.02
  • Dyssocial reaction, without manifest psychiatric disorder
    • adolescent V71.02
    • child V71.02
  • Gang activity, without manifest psychiatric disorder V71.09
    • adolescent V71.02
    • child V71.02
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