Non-specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 707.1
Ulcer of lower limbs, except decubitus ulcer
  • Non-Billable Code
  • There are 7 ICD-9-CM codes below 707.1 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
Applies To
  • Ulcer, chronic, of lower limb:
    • neurogenic of lower limb
    • trophic of lower limb
Code First
  • Code, if applicable, any causal condition first:
    • atherosclerosis of the extremities with ulceration (440.23)
    • chronic venous hypertension with ulcer (459.31)
    • chronic venous hypertension with ulcer and inflammation (459.33)
    • diabetes mellitus (249.80-249.81, 250.80-250.83)
    • postphlebitic syndrome with ulcer (459.11)
    • postphlebitic syndrome with ulcer and inflammation (459.13)
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