PERSONS WITHOUT REPORTED DIAGNOSIS ENCOUNTERED DURING EXAMINATION AND INVESTIGATION OF INDIVIDUALS AND POPULATIONS (V70-V82)
Nonspecific abnormal findings disclosed at the time of these examinations are classifiable to categories 790-796.
V71: Observation and evaluation for suspected conditions not found
suspected maternal and fetal conditions not found (V89.01-V89.09)
This category is to be used when persons without a diagnosis are suspected of having an abnormal condition, without signs or symptoms, which requires study, but after examination and observation, is found not to exist. This category is also for use for administrative and legal observation status.
V72: Special investigations and examinations
routine examination of specific system
general medical examination (V70.0-70.4)
general screening examination of defined populaiton groups (V70.5, V70.6, V70.7)
health supervision of newborn 8 to 28 days old (V20.32)
health supervision of newborn under 8 days old (V20.31)
routine examination of infant or child over 28 days old (V20.2)
Use additional code(s) to identify any special screening examination(s) performed (V73.0-V82.9)