ICD-9 Diagnosis Code V70.4

Exam-medicolegal reasons

Diagnosis Code V70.4

ICD-9: V70.4
Short Description: Exam-medicolegal reasons
Long Description: Examination for medicolegal reasons
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code V70.4

Code Classification
  • Supplementary classification of factors influencing health status and contact with health services
    • Persons without reported diagnosis encountered during examination and investigation of individuals and populations (V70-V82)
      • V70 General medical examination

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Screening for drug of abuse in blood specimen positive

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