Prophylactic

"Prophylactic" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "prophylactic"

  • Prophylactic
    • administration of
      • antibiotics, long-term - Z79.2 Long term (current) use of antibiotics
        • short-term use - omit code
      • drug - See Also: Long-term (current) drug therapy (use of); - Z79.899 Other long term (current) drug therapy
    • medication - Z79.899 Other long term (current) drug therapy
    • organ removal (for neoplasia management) - Z40.00 Encounter for prophylactic removal of unspecified organ
      • breast - Z40.01 Encounter for prophylactic removal of breast
      • fallopian tube (s) - Z40.03 Encounter for prophylactic removal of fallopian tube(s)
        • with ovary (s) - Z40.02 Encounter for prophylactic removal of ovary(s)
      • ovary (s) - Z40.02 Encounter for prophylactic removal of ovary(s)
      • specified site NEC - Z40.09 Encounter for prophylactic removal of other organ
    • surgery - Z40.9 Encounter for prophylactic surgery, unspecified
      • specified NEC - Z40.8 Encounter for other prophylactic surgery
    • vaccination - Z23 Encounter for immunization

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Breast: In humans, one of the paired regions in the anterior portion of the THORAX. The breasts consist of the MAMMARY GLANDS, the SKIN, the MUSCLES, the ADIPOSE TISSUE, and the CONNECTIVE TISSUES.

Vaccination: Administration of vaccines to stimulate the host's immune response. This includes any preparation intended for active immunological prophylaxis.