Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V81.4
Screening for other and unspecified respiratory conditions
  • Short description: Screen-respir cond NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM V81.4 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 V81.4 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2013 version of ICD-9-CM V81.4.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V81.4: 2014 2015.
Disease Synonyms
  • Screening for respiratory condition
  • Screening for respiratory condition done
V81.4 Excludes
  • screening for:
    • lung neoplasm (V76.0)
    • pulmonary tuberculosis (V74.1)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V81.4 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM Z13.83 Encounter for screening for respiratory disorder NEC
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V81.4:
  • Screening (for) V82.9
    • respiratory condition NEC V81.4
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