Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V10.3
Personal history of malignant neoplasm of breast
  • Billable Code
  • Unacceptable As Principal Dx
  • Short description: Hx of breast malignancy.
  • ICD-9-CM V10.3 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 V10.3 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • History of cancer of the breast
  • History of invasive cancer of the breast
  • History of invasive malignant neoplasm of breast
  • History of malignant neoplasm of breast
  • History of Paget's disease of breast
  • History of Paget's disease of breast (malignant tumor)
  • History of recurrent cancer of the breast
  • History of recurrent malignant neoplasm of breast
  • Hx of breast cancer
  • HX of CA breast
  • Hx of invasive breast cancer
  • Hx of pagets disease of breast
  • Hx of recurrent breast cancer
Applies To
  • History of conditions classifiable to 174 and 175
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • V10.3 is considered unacceptable as a principal diagnosis as it describes a circumstance which influences an individual's health status but not a current illness or injury, or the diagnosis may not be a specific manifestation but may be due to an underlying cause.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V10.3 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Z85.3 Personal history of malignant neoplasm of breast
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V10.3:
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