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ICD-10-CM Code I70.4
Atherosclerosis of autologous vein bypass graft(s) of the extremities

NON-BILLABLE
Non-Billable Code
Non-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
| ICD-10 from 2011 - 2016

ICD Code I70.4 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the eight child codes of I70.4 that describes the diagnosis 'athscl autologous vein bypass graft(s) of the extremities' in more detail.


The ICD code I70 is used to code Atherosclerosis

Atherosclerosis (also known as arteriosclerotic vascular disease or ASVD) is a specific form of arteriosclerosis in which an artery wall thickens as a result of invasion and accumulation of white blood cells (WBCs) (foam cell) and proliferation of intimal smooth muscle cell creating a fibrofatty plaque.

Specialty: Cardiology, Angiology
MeSH Codes: D050197, D050197
ICD 9 Codes: 440, 414.0

The progression of atherosclerosis (narrowing exaggerated)

Source: Wikipedia

Coding Notes for I70.4 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code

Additional Code Note:
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Code, if applicable, to identify chronic total occlusion of artery of extremity See code I70.92

ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'I70.4 - Atherosclerosis of autologous vein bypass graft(s) of the extremities'

The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code I70.4. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.


Parent Code: I70 - Atherosclerosis

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