459.81 VENOUS INSUFFICIENCY NOS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 459.81

Short Description: Venous insufficiency NOS

Long Description: Venous (peripheral) insufficiency, unspecified

Code Classification:

  • Diseases of the circulatory system (390–459)
    • Diseases of veins and lymphatics, and other diseases of circulatory system (451-459)
      • 459 Other disorders of circulatory system
        • 459.81 Venous insufficiency NOS

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 459.81 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Insufficiency, insufficient
    • venous (peripheral) 459.81
  • Stasis
    • ulcer
      • without varicose veins 459.81
    • venous 459.81
  • Ulcer, ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative 707.9
    • stasis (leg) (venous) 454.0
      • without varicose veins 459.81

Crosswalk Information

The code 459.81 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
459.81 Right Arrow I87.2 Venous insufficiency (chronic) (peripheral)
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 data is based on the 2015 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

No. ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
1 459.0 Hemorrhage, unspecified
2 459.10 Postphlebetic syndrome without complications
3 459.11 Postphlebetic syndrome with ulcer
4 459.12 Postphlebetic syndrome with inflammation
5 459.13 Postphlebetic syndrome with ulcer and inflammation
6 459.19 Postphlebetic syndrome with other complication
7 459.2 Compression of vein
8 459.30 Chronic venous hypertension without complications
9 459.31 Chronic venous hypertension with ulcer
10 459.32 Chronic venous hypertension with inflammation
11 459.33 Chronic venous hypertension with ulcer and inflammation
12 459.39 Chronic venous hypertension with other complication
13 459.89 Other specified disorders of circulatory system
14 459.9 Unspecified circulatory system disorder

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