Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 459.10
Postphlebetic syndrome without complications
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 459.10 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 459.10 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: 459.10 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM I87.009 Postthrombotic syndrome without complications of unspecified extremity
Approximate Synonyms
  • Postphlebitic syndrome
  • Postphlebitic syndrome of both legs
  • Postphlebitic syndrome of left leg
  • Postphlebitic syndrome of right leg
  • Postphlebitic syndrome with inflammation
  • Postthrombotic syndrome of bilat legs
  • Postthrombotic syndrome of bilateral legs
  • Postthrombotic syndrome of left leg
  • Postthrombotic syndrome of right leg
Applies To
  • Asymptomatic postphlebitic syndrome
  • Postphlebitic syndrome NOS
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 459.10:
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