Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 444.09
Other arterial embolism and thrombosis of abdominal aorta
  • Short description: Ot art emb/thrm abd aort.
  • ICD-9-CM 444.09 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 444.09 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 444.09.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 444.09: 2013 2014.
Applies To
  • Aortic bifurcation syndrome
  • Aortoiliac obstruction
  • Leriche's syndrome
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 444.09 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM I74.09 Other arterial embolism and thrombosis of abdominal aorta
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 444.09:
  • Embolism 444.9
  • Leriche's syndrome (aortic bifurcation occlusion) 444.09
  • Obstruction, obstructed, obstructive
    • aortoiliac 444.09
  • Occlusion
    • aortoiliac (chronic) 444.09
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • aortic
    • Leriche's (aortic bifurcation occlusion) 444.09
  • Thrombosis, thrombotic (marantic) (multiple) (progressive) (vein) (vessel) 453.9
    • aorta, aortic 444.1
      • abdominal 444.09
      • bifurcation 444.09
      • saddle 444.01
      • terminal 444.09
      • thoracic 444.1
      • valve - see Endocarditis, aortic
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