ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 453.87

Ac embl thorac vein NEC

Diagnosis Code 453.87

ICD-9: 453.87
Short Description: Ac embl thorac vein NEC
Long Description: Acute venous embolism and thrombosis of other thoracic veins
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 453.87

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the circulatory system (390–459)
    • Diseases of veins and lymphatics, and other diseases of circulatory system (451-459)
      • 453 Other venous embolism and thrombosis

Information for Medical Professionals

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Synonyms
  • Acquired occlusion of superior vena cava
  • Acute thrombosis of superior vena cava
  • Obstruction of superior vena cava as complication of procedure
  • Occlusion of superior vena cava
  • Occlusion of superior vena cava due to neoplasm
  • Thrombosis of superior vena cava

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 453.87 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Embolism 444.9
      • vein 453.9
        • brachiocephalic (acute) (innominate) 453.87
          • chronic 453.77
        • superior vena cava (acute) 453.87
          • chronic 453.77
        • thoracic (acute) 453.87
          • chronic 453.77
      • vena cava
        • superior (acute) 453.87
          • chronic 453.77
    • Occlusion
      • vena cava
        • superior (acute) 453.87
          • chronic 453.77
    • Thrombosis, thrombotic (marantic) (multiple) (progressive) (vein) (vessel) 453.9
      • vein
        • brachiocephalic (innominate) (acute) 453.87
          • chronic 453.77
        • superior vena cava (acute) 453.87
          • chronic 453.77
        • thoracic (acute) 453.87
          • chronic 453.77
      • vena cava
        • superior (acute) 453.87
          • chronic 453.77

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