Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V15.6
Personal history of poisoning, presenting hazards to health
  • 2014
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • Short description: Hx of poisoning.
  • ICD-9-CM V15.6 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V15.6 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 2014 version of ICD-9-CM V15.6.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V15.6: 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V15.6 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z91.89 Other specified personal risk factors, not elsewhere classified
Approximate Synonyms
  • H/O: poisoning
  • History of - poisoning
  • History of poisoning
  • Hx of poisoning
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V15.6:
  • History (personal) of
    • poisoning V15.6
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