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ICD-10 Code for Encounter for examination and observation of victim following forced sexual exploitation

Z04.81

ICD-10 code Z04.81 for Encounter for examination and observation of victim following forced sexual exploitation is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range - Factors influencing health status and contact with health services .

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Encounter for examination and observation of victim following forced sexual exploitation

Z04

Includes: encounter for examination for medicolegal reasons
This category is to be used when a person without a diagnosis is suspected of having an abnormal condition, without signs or symptoms, which requires study, but after examination and observation, is ruled-out. This category is also for use for administrative and legal observation status.

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