1. Z71 Persons encountering health services for other counseling and medical advice, not elsewhere classified

    Excludes2

    • contraceptive or procreation counseling (Z30-Z31)
    • sex counseling (Z70.-)
    1. Z71.0 Person encountering health services to consult on behalf of another person

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Person encountering health services to seek advice or treatment for non-attending third party
    2. Z71.1 Person with feared health complaint in whom no diagnosis is made

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Person encountering health services with feared condition which was not demonstrated
      • Person encountering health services in which problem was normal state
      • 'Worried well'
    3. Z71.2 Person consulting for explanation of examination or test findings

    4. Z71.3 Dietary counseling and surveillance

    5. Z71.4 Alcohol abuse counseling and surveillance

      1. Z71.41 Alcohol abuse counseling and surveillance of alcoholic

      2. Z71.42 Counseling for family member of alcoholic

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Counseling for significant other, partner, or friend of alcoholic
    6. Z71.5 Drug abuse counseling and surveillance

      1. Z71.51 Drug abuse counseling and surveillance of drug abuser

      2. Z71.52 Counseling for family member of drug abuser

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Counseling for significant other, partner, or friend of drug abuser
    7. Z71.6 Tobacco abuse counseling

    8. Z71.7 Human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] counseling

    9. Z71.8 Other specified counseling

      1. Z71.81 Spiritual or religious counseling

      2. Z71.82 Exercise counseling

      3. Z71.83 Encounter for nonprocreative genetic counseling

      4. Z71.84 Encounter for health counseling related to travel

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Encounter for health risk and safety counseling for (international) travel
      5. Z71.85 Encounter for immunization safety counseling

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Encounter for vaccine product safety counseling
      6. Z71.89 Other specified counseling

    10. Z71.9 Counseling, unspecified

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Encounter for medical advice NOS
Abbreviations used here:

NEC Not elsewhere classifiable
This abbreviation in the Tabular List represents “other specified”. When a specific code is not available for a condition, the Tabular List includes an NEC entry under a code to identify the code as the “other specified” code.

NOS Not otherwise specified
This abbreviation is the equivalent of unspecified.