Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 453.82
Acute venous embolism and thrombosis of deep veins of upper extremity
  • Short description: Ac DVT/embl up ext.
  • ICD-9-CM 453.82 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 453.82 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM 453.82.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 453.82: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Acute deep venous thrombosis (DVT) of both arm veins
  • Acute deep venous thrombosis (DVT) of left arm vein
  • Acute deep venous thrombosis (DVT) of right arm vein
  • Acute deep venous thrombosis of both upper extremities
  • Acute deep venous thrombosis of left upper extremity
  • Acute deep venous thrombosis of right upper extremity
  • Acute deep venous thrombosis of upper extremity
  • Acute deep venous thrombosis of upper extremity as complication of coronary artery bypass graft
  • Acute deep venous thrombosis of upper extremity as complication of procedure
  • Acute DVT of bilat arms
  • Acute DVT of left arm
  • Acute DVT of right arm
  • Deep vein thrombosis arm from coronary artery bypass
  • Deep vein thrombosis arm, acute
  • Deep vein thrombosis arm, acute, both sides
  • Deep vein thrombosis arm, acute, left
  • Deep vein thrombosis arm, acute, right
  • Deep vein thrombosis upper limb, acute
  • Deep venous thrombosis of upper extremity
  • DVT arm, acute
  • DVT arm, acute, bilateral
  • DVT arm, acute, left
  • DVT arm, acute, right
  • DVT arm, acute, secondary to CABG
  • DVT arm, acute, secondary to procedure
Applies To
  • Brachial vein
  • Radial vein
  • Ulnar vein
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 453.82 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM I82.629 Acute embolism and thrombosis of deep veins of unspecified upper extremity
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 453.82:
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