2021 ICD-10-CM Code I87.332

Chronic venous hypertension (idiopathic) with ulcer and inflammation of left lower extremity

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

I87.332 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of chronic venous hypertension (idiopathic) with ulcer and inflammation of left lower extremity. The code I87.332 is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The ICD-10-CM code I87.332 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like stasis dermatitis, stasis dermatitis and venous ulcer of left lower extremity due to chronic peripheral venous hypertension, stasis dermatitis and venous ulcer of lower extremity due to chronic peripheral venous hypertension, stasis dermatitis of left lower extremity due to peripheral venous hypertension, stasis dermatitis of lower limb due to chronic peripheral venous hypertension , venous stasis ulcer of leg, etc.

ICD-10:I87.332
Short Description:Chronic venous htn w ulcer and inflammation of l low extrem
Long Description:Chronic venous hypertension (idiopathic) with ulcer and inflammation of left lower extremity

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Convert I87.332 to ICD-9 Code

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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
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016 (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)