Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V23.81
Supervision of high-risk pregnancy with elderly primigravida
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015
  • Maternity Only Dx (12-55 years)
  • Female Only Dx

  • ICD-9-CM V23.81 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V23.81 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).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V23.81 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM O09.511 Supervision of elderly primigravida, first trimester
V23.81 Excludes
  • elderly primigravida complicating pregnancy (659.5)
Applies To
  • First pregnancy in a woman who will be 35 years of age or older at expected date of delivery
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • V23.81 is only applicable to maternity patients aged 12 - 55 years inclusive.
  • V23.81 is only applicable to female patients.
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V23.81:
  • Pregnancy (single) (uterine) (without sickness) V22.2
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM V23.81 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 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.