ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 795.71

Nonspcf serlgc evdnc hiv

Diagnosis Code 795.71

ICD-9: 795.71
Short Description: Nonspcf serlgc evdnc hiv
Long Description: Nonspecific serologic evidence of human immunodeficiency virus [HIV]
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 795.71

Code Classification
  • Symptoms, signs, and ill-defined conditions
    • Nonspecific abnormal findings (790-796)
      • 795 Nonspecific abnormal histological and immunological findings

Information for Medical Professionals

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 795.71 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Findings, (abnormal), without diagnosis (examination) (laboratory test) 796.4
      • serological (for)
        • human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)
          • inconclusive 795.71
    • Positive
      • serology
        • AIDS virus V08
          • inconclusive 795.71
        • HIV V08
          • inconclusive 795.71
            • inconclusive 795.71
        • human immunodeficiency virus V08

Information for Patients


Also called: AIDS, Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, HIV, Human immunodeficiency virus

HIV stands for human immunodeficiency virus. It kills or damages the body's immune system cells. AIDS stands for acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. It is the most advanced stage of infection with HIV.

HIV most often spreads through unprotected sex with an infected person. It may also spread by sharing drug needles or through contact with the blood of an infected person. Women can give it to their babies during pregnancy or childbirth.

The first signs of HIV infection may be swollen glands and flu-like symptoms. These may come and go a month or two after infection. Severe symptoms may not appear until months or years later.

A blood test can tell if you have HIV infection. Your health care provider can perform the test, or call the national referral hotline at 1-800-CDC-INFO (24 hours a day, 1-800-232-4636 in English and en espaƱol; 1-888-232-6348 - TTY).

There is no cure, but there are many medicines to fight both HIV infection and the infections and cancers that come with it. People can live with the disease for many years.

  • AIDS
  • Asymptomatic HIV infection
  • Bloodborne pathogens
  • Condom Fact Sheet in Brief (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
  • ELISA/Western blot tests for HIV
  • T-cell count

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