ICD-9 Diagnosis Code V50.42

Prphylct orgn rmvl ovary

Diagnosis Code V50.42

ICD-9: V50.42
Short Description: Prphylct orgn rmvl ovary
Long Description: Prophylactic ovary removal
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code V50.42

Code Classification
  • Supplementary classification of factors influencing health status and contact with health services (E)
    • Persons encountering health services for specific procedures and aftercare (V50-V59)
      • V50 Elective surgery for purposes other than remedying health states

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Z40.02 - Encounter for prophylactic removal of ovary(s)

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code V50.42 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Admission (encounter)
      • for
        • elective surgery
          • prophylactic organ removal V50.49
            • ovary V50.42
        • ovary, ovarian removal, prophylactic V50.42
        • prophylactic
          • organ removal V50.49
            • ovary V50.42

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