Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 453.51
Chronic venous embolism and thrombosis of deep vessels of proximal lower extremity
  • Short description: Ch DVT/embl prox low ext.
  • ICD-9-CM 453.51 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 453.51 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2010 version of ICD-9-CM 453.51.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 453.51: 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Chronic deep venous thrombosis of bilateral femoral veins
  • Chronic deep venous thrombosis of bilateral ileofemoral veins
  • Chronic deep venous thrombosis of bilateral popliteal veins
  • Chronic deep venous thrombosis of femoral vein
  • Chronic deep venous thrombosis of ileofemoral vein
  • Chronic deep venous thrombosis of left femoral vein
  • Chronic deep venous thrombosis of left ileofemoral vein
  • Chronic deep venous thrombosis of left popliteal vein
  • Chronic deep venous thrombosis of popliteal vein
  • Chronic deep venous thrombosis of right femoral vein
  • Chronic deep venous thrombosis of right ileofemoral vein
  • Chronic deep venous thrombosis of right popliteal vein
  • Chronic deep venous thrombosis of thigh
  • Deep vein thrombosis deep femoral vein, chronic
  • Deep vein thrombosis femoral vein, chronic, both sides
  • Deep vein thrombosis femoral vein, chronic, left
  • Deep vein thrombosis femoral vein, chronic, right
  • Deep vein thrombosis ileofemoral vein, chronic
  • Deep vein thrombosis ileofemoral vein, chronic, left
  • Deep vein thrombosis ileofemoral vein, chronic, right
  • Deep vein thrombosis ileofemoral veins, chronic
  • Deep vein thrombosis popliteal (leg) veins, chronic
  • Deep vein thrombosis popliteal, chronic
  • Deep vein thrombosis upper leg, chronic
  • DVT femoral vein, chronic
  • DVT femoral vein, chronic, bilateral
  • DVT femoral vein, chronic, left
  • DVT femoral vein, chronic, right
  • DVT iliofemoral vein, chronic
  • DVT Iliofemoral vein, chronic, bilateral
  • DVT Iliofemoral vein, chronic, left
  • DVT Iliofemoral vein, chronic, right
  • Dvt popliteal vein (leg), chronic, left
  • Dvt popliteal vein (leg), chronic, right
  • DVT popliteal vein, chronic
  • DVT popliteal vein, chronic, bilateral
  • DVT popliteal vein, chronic, left
  • DVT popliteal vein, chronic, right
  • DVT thigh, chronic
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 453.51 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM I82.519 Chronic embolism and thrombosis of unspecified femoral vein
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM I82.529 Chronic embolism and thrombosis of unspecified iliac vein
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM I82.539 Chronic embolism and thrombosis of unspecified popliteal vein
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM I82.5Y9 Chronic embolism and thrombosis of unspecified deep veins of unspecified proximal lower extremity
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 453.51:
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