ICD-9 Diagnosis Code V65.44

Hiv counseling

Diagnosis Code V65.44

ICD-9: V65.44
Short Description: Hiv counseling
Long Description: Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) counseling
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code V65.44

Code Classification
  • Supplementary classification of factors influencing health status and contact with health services (E)
    • Persons encountering health services in other circumstances (V60-V69)
      • V65 Other persons seeking consultation without complaint or sickness

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Z71.7 - Human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] counseling

  • Patient advised about the risks of human immunodeficiency virus

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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Information for Patients

Living with HIV/AIDS

Infection with HIV is serious. But the outlook for people with HIV/AIDS is improving. If you are infected with HIV, there are many things you can do to help ensure you have a longer, healthier life. One important thing is to take your medicines. Make sure you have a health care provider who knows how to treat HIV. You may want to join a support group. Learn as much as you can about your disease and its treatment. And eat healthy foods and exercise regularly - things that everyone should try to do.

  • Mouth Problems and HIV - NIH (National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research)

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