Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 448.1
Nevus, non-neoplastic
  • ICD-9-CM 448.1 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 448.1 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 448.1.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 448.1: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Spider veins of limb
  • Telangiectasia of limb
448.1 Excludes
Applies To
  • Nevus:
    • araneus
    • senile
    • spider
    • stellar
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 448.1 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM I78.1 Nevus, non-neoplastic
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 448.1:
  • Angioma (M9120/0) (see also Hemangioma, by site) 228.00
    • capillary 448.1
    • senile 448.1
    • spider 448.1
    • stellate 448.1
  • de Morgan's spots (senile angiomas) 448.1
  • Nevus (M8720/0) - see also Neoplasm, skin, benign
    • araneus 448.1
    • nonneoplastic 448.1
    • senile 448.1
    • spider 448.1
    • stellar 448.1
  • Spider
    • nevus 448.1
    • vascular 448.1
  • Spots, spotting
    • cayenne pepper 448.1
    • de Morgan's (senile angiomas) 448.1
    • ruby 448.1
  • Telangiectasia, telangiectasis (verrucous) 448.9
    • spider 448.1
  • Varix (lower extremity) (ruptured) 454.9
    • papillary 448.1
  • Vascular - see also condition
    • spider 448.1
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