Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 747.81
Congenital anomalies of cerebrovascular system
  • Short description: Cerebrovascular anomaly.
  • ICD-9-CM 747.81 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 747.81 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 747.81 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Q28.2 Arteriovenous malformation of cerebral vessels
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Q28.3 Other malformations of cerebral vessels
Approximate Synonyms
  • Anomaly of cerebral arteriovenous system
  • Arteriovenous malformation, cerebral, congenital
  • Cerebral arteriovenous malformation
  • Congenital cerebral arteriovenous malformation
  • Congenital cerebral arteriovenous malformation (at birth)
  • Nonruptured congenital cerebral aneurysm
  • Non-ruptured congenital cerebral aneurysm
747.81 Excludes
  • ruptured cerebral (arteriovenous) aneurysm (430)
Applies To
  • Arteriovenous malformation of brain
  • Cerebral arteriovenous aneurysm, congenital
  • Congenital anomalies of cerebral vessels
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 747.81:
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