Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 452
Portal vein thrombosis
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 452 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 452 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).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 452 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM I81 Portal vein thrombosis
Approximate Synonyms
  • Thrombosis of portal vein
Clinical Information
  • A disorder characterized by the formation of a thrombus (blood clot) in the portal vein
  • The formation of a blood clot (thrombus) in the portal vein
452 Excludes
  • hepatic vein thrombosis (453.0)
  • phlebitis of portal vein (572.1)
Applies To
  • Portal (vein) obstruction
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 452:
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 452 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.