Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 451.11
Phlebitis and thrombophlebitis of femoral vein (deep) (superficial)
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Femoral vein phlebitis.
  • ICD-9-CM 451.11 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 451.11 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 451.11 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM I80.10 Phlebitis and thrombophlebitis of unspecified femoral vein
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 451.11:
  • Phlebitis (infective) (pyemic) (septic) (suppurative) 451.9
    • deep (vessels) 451.19
      • femoral vein 451.11
      • specified vessel NEC 451.19
    • femoral vein (deep) (superficial) 451.11
    • iliofemoral 451.11
    • lower extremity 451.2
      • deep (vessels) 451.19
      • superficial (vessels) 451.0
        • femoral vein 451.11
  • Thrombophlebitis 451.9
    • femoral 451.11
    • iliofemoral 451.11
    • leg 451.2
      • deep (vessels) 451.19
        • femoral vein 451.11
        • specified vessel NEC 451.19
      • superficial (vessels) 451.0
        • femoral vein 451.11
    • lower extremity 451.2
      • deep (vessels) 451.19
        • femoral vein 451.11
        • specified vessel NEC 451.19
      • superficial (vessels) 451.0
  • Thrombosis, thrombotic (marantic) (multiple) (progressive) (vein) (vessel) 453.9
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