Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V17.6
Family history of other chronic respiratory conditions
  • Short description: Fam hx-chr resp cond NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM V17.6 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V17.6 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 2013 version of ICD-9-CM V17.6.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V17.6: 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V17.6 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z83.6 Family history of other diseases of the respiratory system
Approximate Synonyms
  • Family history of chronic obstructive lung disease
  • Family history of chronic respiratory condition
  • Family history of chronic respiratory disease
  • Family history of pulmonary emphysema
  • Family history: Bronchitis
  • Family history: Bronchitis/COAD
  • Family history: Hay fever
  • Family history: Occupational lung disease
  • Family history: Respiratory disease
  • Fhx of chronic respiratory condition
  • History of - hay fever
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V17.6:
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