ICD-9 Diagnosis Code V58.68

Lng term bisphosphonates

Diagnosis Code V58.68

ICD-9: V58.68
Short Description: Lng term bisphosphonates
Long Description: Long term (current) use of bisphosphonates
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code V58.68

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)
      • V58 Other and unspecified aftercare

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Z79.83 - Long term (current) use of bisphosphonates

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