Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 451.83
Phlebitis and thrombophlebitis of deep veins of upper extremities
  • 2014
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • Short description: Phlbts deep vn up extrm.
  • ICD-9-CM 451.83 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 451.83 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2014 version of ICD-9-CM 451.83.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 451.83: 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 451.83 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM I80.8 Phlebitis and thrombophlebitis of other sites
Applies To
  • Brachial vein
  • Radial vein
  • Ulnar vein
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 451.83:
  • Phlebitis (infective) (pyemic) (septic) (suppurative) 451.9
    • brachial vein 451.83
    • radial vein 451.83
    • ulnar vein 451.83
    • upper extremity - see Phlebitis, arm
      • deep (veins) 451.83
        • brachial vein 451.83
        • radial vein 451.83
        • ulnar vein 451.83
      • superficial (veins) 451.82
  • Thrombophlebitis 451.9
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