Non-specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 440.3
Atherosclerosis of bypass graft of the extremities
  • 2015
  • Non-Billable Code

  • There are 3 ICD-9-CM codes below 440.3 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
440.3 Excludes
  • atherosclerosis of native artery of the extremity (440.21-440.24)
  • embolism [occlusion NOS] [thrombus] of graft (996.74)
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