ICD 9 CM Codes

454.0 Varicose veins of lower extremities with ulcer
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  454.0    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '454.0' will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
GEMS
454.0 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM I83.019 Varicose veins of right lower extremity with ulcer of unspecified site
GEMS
454.0 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM I83.009 Varicose veins of unspecified lower extremity with ulcer of unspecified site
GEMS
454.0 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM I83.029 Varicose veins of left lower extremity with ulcer of unspecified site
icd9cmvol2 index entry
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to '.454.0.'
stasis (leg) (venous)
ulcer
ulcerated
ulcer (lower extremity, any part)
varicose
varicose (lower extremity, any part)
with varicose veins
Applies To
Varicose ulcer (lower extremity, any part)
Varicose veins with ulcer of lower extremity [any part] or of unspecified site
Any condition classifiable to 454.9 with ulcer or specified as ulcerated
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 454.0 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.