Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 417.8
Other specified diseases of pulmonary circulation
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Pulmon circulat dis NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 417.8 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 417.8 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Applies To
  • Pulmonary:
    • arteritis
    • endarteritis
  • Rupture of pulmonary vessel
  • Stricture of pulmonary vessel
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 417.8 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM I28.8 Other diseases of pulmonary vessels
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 417.8:
  • Arteritis 447.6
    • pulmonary 417.8
  • Dilatation
    • pulmonary
      • artery (idiopathic) 417.8
      • valve, congenital 746.09
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • pulmonary - see also Disease, lung
      • amyloid 277.39 [517.8]
      • artery 417.9
      • circulation, circulatory 417.9
        • specified NEC 417.8
      • diffuse obstructive (chronic) 496
        • with
          • acute bronchitis 491.22
          • asthma (chronic) (obstructive) 493.2
          • exacerbation NEC (acute) 491.21
      • heart (chronic) 416.9
      • hypertensive (vascular) 416.0
      • obstructive diffuse (chronic) 496
      • valve (see also Endocarditis, pulmonary) 424.3
  • Endarteritis (bacterial, subacute) (infective) (septic) 447.6
    • obliterans - see also Arteriosclerosis
      • pulmonary 417.8
    • pulmonary 417.8
  • Lung - see also condition
    • drug addict's 417.8
    • mainliners' 417.8
  • Rupture, ruptured 553.9
    • artery 447.2
      • brain (see also Hemorrhage, brain) 431
      • coronary (see also Infarct, myocardium) 410.9
      • heart (see also Infarct, myocardium) 410.9
      • pulmonary 417.8
      • traumatic (complication) (see also Injury, blood vessel, by site) 904.9
    • pulmonary
      • artery 417.8
      • valve (heart) (see also Endocarditis, pulmonary) 424.3
      • vein 417.8
      • vessel 417.8
    • vessel (blood) 459.0
      • pulmonary 417.8
  • Stenosis (cicatricial) - see also Stricture
    • artery NEC (see also Arteriosclerosis) 447.1
      • basilar - see Narrowing, artery, basilar
      • carotid (common) (internal) - see Narrowing, artery, carotid
      • celiac 447.4
      • cerebral 437.0
        • due to
          • embolism (see also Embolism, brain) 434.1
          • thrombus (see also Thrombosis, brain) 434.0
      • extremities 440.20
      • precerebral - see Narrowing, artery, precerebral
      • pulmonary (congenital) 747.31
        • acquired 417.8
      • renal 440.1
      • vertebral - see Narrowing, artery, vertebral
    • pulmonary (artery) (congenital) 747.31
      • with ventricular septal defect, dextraposition of aorta and hypertrophy of right ventricle 745.2
      • acquired 417.8
      • infundibular 746.83
      • in tetralogy of Fallot 745.2
      • subvalvular 746.83
      • valve (see also Endocarditis, pulmonary) 424.3
      • vein 747.49
        • acquired 417.8
      • vessel NEC 417.8
  • Stricture (see also Stenosis) 799.89
    • artery 447.1
      • basilar - see Narrowing, artery, basilar
      • carotid (common) (internal) - see Narrowing, artery, carotid
      • celiac 447.4
      • cerebral 437.0
        • congenital 747.81
        • due to
          • embolism (see also Embolism, brain) 434.1
          • thrombus (see also Thrombosis, brain) 434.0
      • congenital (peripheral) 747.60
      • coronary - see Arteriosclerosis, coronary
      • precerebral - see Narrowing, artery, precerebral NEC
      • pulmonary (congenital) 747.31
        • acquired 417.8
      • renal 440.1
      • vertebral - see Narrowing, artery, vertebral
    • pulmonary, pulmonic
      • artery (congenital) 747.31
        • acquired 417.8
        • noncongenital 417.8
      • infundibulum (congenital) 746.83
      • valve (see also Endocarditis, pulmonary) 424.3
      • vein (congenital) 747.49
        • acquired 417.8
      • vessel NEC 417.8
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