2021 ICD-10-CM Code I82.469

Acute embolism and thrombosis of unspecified calf muscular vein

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

I82.469 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of acute embolism and thrombosis of unspecified calf muscular vein. The code I82.469 is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

Unspecified diagnosis codes like I82.469 are acceptable when clinical information is unknown or not available about a particular condition. Although a more specific code is preferable, unspecified codes should be used when such codes most accurately reflect what is known about a patient's condition. Specific diagnosis codes should not be used if not supported by the patient's medical record.

ICD-10:I82.469
Short Description:Acute embolism and thombos unsp calf muscular vein
Long Description:Acute embolism and thrombosis of unspecified calf muscular vein

Code Classification

Replacement Code

I82469 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

Code History

  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020