Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V81.2
Screening for other and unspecified cardiovascular conditions
  • Short description: Screen-cardiovasc NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM V81.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V81.2 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 V81.2.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V81.2: 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V81.2 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z13.6 Encounter for screening for cardiovascular disorders
Approximate Synonyms
  • Borderline ankle-brachial index
  • Negative ankle-brachial index
  • Positive ankle-brachial index
  • Screening for cardiovascular condition
  • Screening for cardiovascular condition done
  • Screening for peripheral artery disease, borderline ankle-brachial index
  • Screening for peripheral artery disease, negative ankle-brachial index
  • Screening for peripheral artery disease, positive ankle-brachial index
  • Treadmill stress test negative for angina pectoris
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V81.2:
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