Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V29.0
Observation for suspected infectious condition
  • 2014
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015
  • Newborn/Neonate Only Dx (0 years)

  • Short description: NB obsrv suspct infect.
  • ICD-9-CM V29.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V29.0 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 V29.0.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V29.0: 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V29.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM P00.2 Newborn (suspected to be) affected by maternal infectious and parasitic diseases
Approximate Synonyms
  • Infant observed for suspected infectious disease
  • Observation of infant for suspected infectious disease
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V29.0:
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