ICD-9 Diagnosis Code V67.01

Follow-up vag pap smear

Diagnosis Code V67.01

ICD-9: V67.01
Short Description: Follow-up vag pap smear
Long Description: Following surgery, follow-up vaginal pap smear
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code V67.01

Code Classification
  • Supplementary classification of factors influencing health status and contact with health services (E)
    • Persons encountering health services in other circumstances (V60-V69)
      • V67 Follow-up examination

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Sampling of vagina for Papanicolaou smear after benign hysterectomy done
  • Sampling of vagina for Papanicolaou smear after hysterectomy for dysplasia of cervix done
  • Sampling of vagina for Papanicolaou smear after hysterectomy for malignant disease done

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code V67.01 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Admission (encounter)
      • for
        • follow-up examination (routine) (following) V67.9
          • surgery V67.00
            • vaginal pap smear V67.01
        • Papanicolaou smear
          • vaginal´┐Ż V76.47
    • Examination (general) (routine) (of) (for) V70.9
      • follow-up (routine) (following) V67.9
        • surgery V67.00
          • vaginal pap smear V67.01
      • vaginal Papanicolaou smear V76.47
        • following hysterectomy for malignant condition V67.01
    • Follow-up (examination) (routine) (following) V67.9
      • surgery V67.00
        • vaginal pap smear V67.01
    • Papanicolaou smear
      • vagina V76.47
        • following hysterectomy for malignant condition V67.01
    • Screening (for) V82.9
      • malignant neoplasm (of) V76.9
        • vagina V76.47
          • following hysterectomy for malignant condition V67.01

Information for Patients

After Surgery

Also called: Postoperative care, Recovery from surgery

After any operation, you'll have some side effects. There is usually some pain with surgery. There may also be swelling and soreness around the area that the surgeon cut. Your surgeon can tell you which side effects to expect.

There can also be complications. These are unplanned events linked to the operation. Some complications are infection, too much bleeding, reaction to anesthesia, or accidental injury. Some people have a greater risk of complications because of other medical conditions.

Your surgeon can tell you how you might feel and what you will be able to do - or not do - the first few days, weeks, or months after surgery. Some other questions to ask are

  • How long you will be in the hospital
  • What kind of supplies, equipment, and help you might need when you go home
  • When you can go back to work
  • When it is ok to start exercising again
  • Are they any other restrictions in your activities

Following your surgeon's advice can help you recover as soon as possible.

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  • Bland diet
  • Deep breathing after surgery
  • Diet - clear liquid
  • Diet - full liquid
  • Getting your home ready - after the hospital
  • Hemorrhoid removal -- discharge
  • Indwelling catheter care
  • Post surgical pain treatment - adults
  • Preparing for surgery when you have diabetes
  • Self catheterization - female
  • Self catheterization - male
  • Sternal exploration or closure
  • Suprapubic catheter care
  • Surgical wound care -- closed
  • Surgical wound infection - treatment
  • The day of surgery for your child
  • The day of your surgery - adult
  • Tracheostomy tube - eating
  • Tracheostomy tube - speaking
  • Urinary catheters
  • Urine drainage bags
  • Using an incentive spirometer

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Women's Health Checkup

Regular health exams and tests can help find problems before they start. They also can help find problems early, when your chances for treatment are better. As a woman, you need some special exams and screenings. During your checkup, your health care provider will usually do:

  • A pelvic exam - an exam to check if internal female organs are normal by feeling their shape and size.
  • A Pap test - a test to check for cancer of the cervix, the opening to a woman's uterus. Cells from the cervix are examined under a microscope.
  • A clinical breast exam - to check for breast cancer by feeling and looking at your breasts.

Your health care provider may also recommend other tests, including a mammogram or a test for HPV.

  • Cervical cancer -- screening and prevention
  • Health screening - women - age 18 - 39
  • Health screening - women - age 40 - 64
  • Health screening - women - over 65
  • Pap and HPV Testing - NIH (National Cancer Institute)
  • Women's health

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