ICD 9 CM Codes

454.1 Varicose veins of lower extremities with inflammation
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  454.1    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '454.1' 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
454.1 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM I83.10 Varicose veins of unspecified lower extremity with inflammation
icd9cmvol2 index entry
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to '.454.1.'
dermatitis (see also Varix, with stasis dermatitis)
eczema (see also Varix, with stasis dermatitis)
hypostatic, hypostatica
inflamed or infected
inflammation or infection
stasis
stasis dermatitis
stasis (lower extremity)
varicose
varicose (leg) (lower extremity) (see also Varicose, vein)
varicose veins (see also Varicose, vein, inflamed or infected)
Applies To
Stasis dermatitis
Varicose veins with inflammation of lower extremity [any part] or of unspecified site
Any condition classifiable to 454.9 with inflammation or specified as inflamed
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 454.1 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.