Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 448.0
Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Heredit hemorr telangiec.
  • ICD-9-CM 448.0 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 448.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Applies To
  • Rendu-Osler-Weber disease
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 448.0 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM I78.0 Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 448.0:
  • Angioma (M9120/0) (see also Hemangioma, by site) 228.00
    • hemorrhagicum hereditaria 448.0
  • Angiomatosis 757.32
    • hemorrhagic familial 448.0
    • hereditary familial 448.0
    • heredofamilial 448.0
  • Babington's disease (familial hemorrhagic telangiectasia) 448.0
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Babington's (familial hemorrhagic telangiectasia) 448.0
    • Goldstein's (familial hemorrhagic telangiectasia) 448.0
    • Osler-Rendu (familial hemorrhagic telangiectasia) 448.0
    • Rendu-Osler-Weber (familial hemorrhagic telangiectasia) 448.0
  • Epistaxis (multiple) 784.7
    • hereditary 448.0
  • Goldstein's disease (familial hemorrhagic telangiectasia) 448.0
  • Hematemesis 578.0
    • Goldstein's (familial hemorrhagic telangiectasia) 448.0
  • Osler-Rendu disease (familial hemorrhagic telangiectasia) 448.0
  • Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome (familial hemorrhagic telangiectasia) 448.0
  • Rendu-Osler-Weber disease or syndrome (familial hemorrhagic telangiectasia) 448.0
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • Osler-Weber-Rendu (familial hemmorrhagic telangiectasia) 448.0
    • Rendu-Osler-Weber (familial hemorrhagic telangiectasia) 448.0
    • Weber-Osler (familial hemorrhagic telangiectasia) 448.0
  • Telangiectasia, telangiectasis (verrucous) 448.9
    • familial 448.0
    • hemorrhagic, hereditary (congenital) (senile) 448.0
    • hereditary hemorrhagic 448.0
  • Weber-Osler syndrome (familial hemorrhagic telangiectasia) 448.0
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