Need for isolation and other prophylactic measures : Prophylactic use of agents affecting estrogen receptors and estrogen levels (V07.5)
ICD-9 code V07.5 for Need for isolation and other prophylactic measures : Prophylactic use of agents affecting estrogen receptors and estrogen levels is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range -PERSONS WITH NEED FOR ISOLATION, OTHER POTENTIAL HEALTH HAZARDS AND PROPHYLACTIC MEASURES (V07-V09).
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