Non-specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 440.2
Atherosclerosis of native arteries of the extremities
  • Non-Billable Code
  • There are 6 ICD-9-CM codes below 440.2 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
440.2 Excludes
  • atherosclerosis of bypass graft of the extremities (440.30-440.32)
Use Additional
  • Use additional code, if applicable, to identify chronic total occlusion of artery of the extremities (440.4)
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