Billable Medical Code for Screening Examination for Venereal Disease
Diagnosis Code for Reimbursement Claim: ICD-9-CM V74.5
Code will be replaced by October 2015 and relabeled as ICD-10-CM V74.5.
The Short Description Is: Screen for veneral dis.
Sexually transmitted disease screening is also known as screening for sexually transmitted disease (STD), screening for sexually transmitted disease (STD) done, and screening for STD. This excludes special screening for nonbacterial sexually transmitted disease (v73.81-V73.89, V75.4, V75.8). This applies to screening for bacterial and spirochetal sexually transmitted diseases and screening for sexually transmitted disease NOS.
Sexually Transmitted Disease Screening Definition and Symptoms
Sexually transmitted disease screening is a test done to check for sexually transmitted diseases and infections such as chlamydia, HIV, and gonorrhea.