ICD-9 Diagnosis Code V71.6

Observ-inflicted inj NEC

Diagnosis Code V71.6

ICD-9: V71.6
Short Description: Observ-inflicted inj NEC
Long Description: Observation following other inflicted injury
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code V71.6

Code Classification
  • Supplementary classification of factors influencing health status and contact with health services (E)
    • Persons without reported diagnosis encountered during examination and investigation of individuals and populations (V70-V82)
      • V71 Observation and evaluation for suspected conditions

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Victim of trauma with multiple injuries

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