Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V29.8
Observation for other specified suspected conditions
  • 2014
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015
  • Newborn/Neonate Only Dx (0 years)

  • Short description: NB obsrv oth suspct cond.
  • ICD-9-CM V29.8 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V29.8 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 V29.8.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V29.8: 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V29.8 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM P00.89 Newborn (suspected to be) affected by other maternal conditions
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V29.8:
  • Observation (for) V71.9
    • suspected (undiagnosed) (unproven)
      • abuse V71.81
      • cardiovascular disease V71.7
      • child or wife battering victim V71.6
      • concussion (cerebral) V71.6
      • condition NEC V71.89
        • infant - see Observation, suspected, condition, newborn
        • maternal and fetal
        • newborn V29.9
          • cardiovascular disease V29.8
          • congenital anomaly V29.8
          • genetic V29.3
          • infectious V29.0
          • ingestion foreign object V29.8
          • injury V29.8
          • metabolic V29.3
          • neoplasm V29.8
          • neurological V29.1
          • poison, poisoning V29.8
          • respiratory V29.2
          • specified NEC V29.8
      • exposure
      • infectious disease not requiring isolation V71.89
      • malignant neoplasm V71.1
      • mental disorder V71.09
      • neglect V71.81
      • neoplasm
      • specified condition NEC V71.89
      • tuberculosis V71.2
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM V29.8 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2014 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.