Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V72.9
Unspecified examination
  • Short description: Examination NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM V72.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V72.9 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 V72.9.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V72.9: 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V72.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z01.89 Encounter for other specified special examinations
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V72.9:
  • Examination (general) (routine) (of) (for) V70.9
    • special V72.9
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM V72.9 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2012 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.