Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V74.4
Screening examination for bacterial conjunctivitis
  • Short description: Screen-bact conjunctivit.
  • ICD-9-CM V74.4 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V74.4 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 V74.4.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V74.4: 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V74.4 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z11.2 Encounter for screening for other bacterial diseases
Approximate Synonyms
  • Screening for bacterial conjunctivitis
  • Screening for bacterial conjunctivitis done
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V74.4:
  • Screening (for) V82.9
    • bacterial
      • and spirochetal sexually transmitted diseases V74.5
      • conjunctivitis V74.4
      • disease V74.9
        • sexually transmitted V74.5
        • specified condition NEC V74.8
    • conjunctivitis, bacterial V74.4
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