2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I82.71

Chronic embolism and thrombosis of superficial veins of upper extremity

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • I82.71 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • Short description: Chronic embolism and thombos of superfic veins of up extrem
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM I82.71 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of I82.71 - other international versions of ICD-10 I82.71 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Chronic embolism and thrombosis of antecubital vein
  • Chronic embolism and thrombosis of basilic vein
  • Chronic embolism and thrombosis of cephalic vein
The following code(s) above I82.71 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 I82.71:
  • I00-I99
    2021 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
  • I82
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I82

    Other venous embolism and thrombosis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code First
    • venous embolism and thrombosis complicating:
    • abortion, ectopic or molar pregnancy (O00-O07, O08.7)
    • pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O22.-, O87.-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • venous embolism and thrombosis (of):
    • cerebral (I63.6, I67.6)
    • coronary (I21-I25)
    • intracranial and intraspinal, septic or NOS (G08)
    • intracranial, nonpyogenic (I67.6)
    • intraspinal, nonpyogenic (G95.1)
    • mesenteric (K55.0-)
    • portal (I81)
    • pulmonary (I26.-)
    Other venous embolism and thrombosis
  • I82.7
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I82.7

    Chronic embolism and thrombosis of veins of upper extremity

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • personal history of venous embolism and thrombosis (Z86.718)
    Use Additional
    • code, if applicable, for associated long-term (current) use of anticoagulants (Z79.01)
    Chronic embolism and thrombosis of veins of upper extremity
Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to I82.71:
  • Embolism (multiple) (paradoxical) I74.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I74.9

    Embolism and thrombosis of unspecified artery

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
    • vein (acute) I82.90
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I82.90

      Acute embolism and thrombosis of unspecified vein

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Embolism of vein NOS
      • Thrombosis (vein) NOS
      • antecubital I82.61-
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I82.61-

        Acute embolism and thrombosis of superficial veins of upper extremity

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Acute embolism and thrombosis of antecubital vein
        • Acute embolism and thrombosis of basilic vein
        • Acute embolism and thrombosis of cephalic vein
        • chronic I82.71-
      • basilic I82.61-
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I82.61-

        Acute embolism and thrombosis of superficial veins of upper extremity

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Acute embolism and thrombosis of antecubital vein
        • Acute embolism and thrombosis of basilic vein
        • Acute embolism and thrombosis of cephalic vein
        • chronic I82.71-
      • cephalic I82.61-
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I82.61-

        Acute embolism and thrombosis of superficial veins of upper extremity

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Acute embolism and thrombosis of antecubital vein
        • Acute embolism and thrombosis of basilic vein
        • Acute embolism and thrombosis of cephalic vein
        • chronic I82.71-
      • upper extremity I82.60-
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I82.60-

        Acute embolism and thrombosis of unspecified veins of upper extremity

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • superficial I82.61-
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I82.61-

          Acute embolism and thrombosis of superficial veins of upper extremity

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
          Applicable To
          • Acute embolism and thrombosis of antecubital vein
          • Acute embolism and thrombosis of basilic vein
          • Acute embolism and thrombosis of cephalic vein
          • chronic I82.71-
  • Thrombosis, thrombotic (bland) (multiple) (progressive) (silent) (vessel) I82.90
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I82.90

    Acute embolism and thrombosis of unspecified vein

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Embolism of vein NOS
    • Thrombosis (vein) NOS
    • vein (acute) I82.90
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I82.90

      Acute embolism and thrombosis of unspecified vein

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Embolism of vein NOS
      • Thrombosis (vein) NOS
      • antecubital I82.61-
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I82.61-

        Acute embolism and thrombosis of superficial veins of upper extremity

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Acute embolism and thrombosis of antecubital vein
        • Acute embolism and thrombosis of basilic vein
        • Acute embolism and thrombosis of cephalic vein
        • chronic I82.71-
      • basilic I82.61-
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I82.61-

        Acute embolism and thrombosis of superficial veins of upper extremity

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Acute embolism and thrombosis of antecubital vein
        • Acute embolism and thrombosis of basilic vein
        • Acute embolism and thrombosis of cephalic vein
        • chronic I82.71-
      • cephalic I82.61-
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I82.61-

        Acute embolism and thrombosis of superficial veins of upper extremity

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Acute embolism and thrombosis of antecubital vein
        • Acute embolism and thrombosis of basilic vein
        • Acute embolism and thrombosis of cephalic vein
        • chronic I82.71-
      • upper extremity I82.60-
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I82.60-

        Acute embolism and thrombosis of unspecified veins of upper extremity

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • superficial I82.61-
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I82.61-

          Acute embolism and thrombosis of superficial veins of upper extremity

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
          Applicable To
          • Acute embolism and thrombosis of antecubital vein
          • Acute embolism and thrombosis of basilic vein
          • Acute embolism and thrombosis of cephalic vein
          • chronic I82.71-

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To I82.71
I82.621 Acute embolism and thrombosis of deep veins of right upper extremity
I82.622 Acute embolism and thrombosis of deep veins of left upper extremity
I82.623 …… bilateral
I82.629 Acute embolism and thrombosis of deep veins of unspecified upper extremity
I82.7 Chronic embolism and thrombosis of veins of upper extremity
I82.70 Chronic embolism and thrombosis of unspecified veins of upper extremity
I82.701 Chronic embolism and thrombosis of unspecified veins of right upper extremity
I82.702 Chronic embolism and thrombosis of unspecified veins of left upper extremity
I82.703 …… bilateral
I82.709 Chronic embolism and thrombosis of unspecified veins of unspecified upper extremity
I82.71 Chronic embolism and thrombosis of superficial veins of upper extremity
I82.711 Chronic embolism and thrombosis of superficial veins of right upper extremity
I82.712 Chronic embolism and thrombosis of superficial veins of left upper extremity
I82.713 …… bilateral
I82.719 Chronic embolism and thrombosis of superficial veins of unspecified upper extremity
I82.72 Chronic embolism and thrombosis of deep veins of upper extremity
I82.721 Chronic embolism and thrombosis of deep veins of right upper extremity
I82.722 Chronic embolism and thrombosis of deep veins of left upper extremity
I82.723 …… bilateral
I82.729 Chronic embolism and thrombosis of deep veins of unspecified upper extremity
I82.A Embolism and thrombosis of axillary vein

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