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.
Diagnostic Related Groups - MS-DRG Mapping
I82469 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):