Varicose veins of other sites I86- >

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 I86. 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 of unspecified site (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I83.9

    Asymptomatic varicose veins of lower extremities

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Phlebectasia of lower extremities
    • Varicose veins of lower extremities
    • Varix of lower extremities
    I83.9-
    )
Type 2 Excludes
Type 2 Excludes Help
A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (I86) and the excluded code together.
  • retinal varices (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H35.0

    Background retinopathy and retinal vascular changes

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated hypertension (I10.-)
    H35.0-
    )
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