2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I83

Varicose veins of lower extremities

Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as I83. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • varicose veins complicating pregnancy (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O22.0

    Varicose veins of lower extremity in pregnancy

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Varicose veins NOS in pregnancy
    O22.0-
    )
  • varicose veins complicating the puerperium (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O87.4

    Varicose veins of lower extremity in the puerperium

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years) Female Dx
    O87.4
    )
The following code(s) above I83 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to I83:
  • I00-I99
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range I00-I99

    Diseases of the circulatory system

    Type 2 Excludes
    • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
    • certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
    • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
    • congenital malformations, deformations, and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
    • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
    • injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
    • neoplasms (C00-D49)
    • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)
    • systemic connective tissue disorders (M30-M36)
    • transient cerebral ischemic attacks and related syndromes (G45.-)
    Diseases of the circulatory system
Code History
Code annotations containing back-references to I83:
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To I83
I82.811 Embolism and thrombosis of superficial veins of right lower extremity
I82.812 Embolism and thrombosis of superficial veins of left lower extremity
I82.813 …… bilateral
I82.819 Embolism and thrombosis of superficial veins of unspecified lower extremity
I82.89 Embolism and thrombosis of other specified veins
I82.890 Acute embolism and thrombosis of other specified veins
I82.891 Chronic embolism and thrombosis of other specified veins
I82.9 Embolism and thrombosis of unspecified vein
I82.90 Acute embolism and thrombosis of unspecified vein
I82.91 Chronic embolism and thrombosis of unspecified vein
I83 Varicose veins of lower extremities
I83.0 Varicose veins of lower extremities with ulcer
I83.00 Varicose veins of unspecified lower extremity with ulcer
I83.001 …… of thigh
I83.002 …… of calf
I83.003 …… of ankle
I83.004 …… of heel and midfoot
I83.005 …… other part of foot
I83.008 …… other part of lower leg
I83.009 …… of unspecified site
I83.01 Varicose veins of right lower extremity with ulcer

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