ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 747.69

Oth spcf prph vscl anoml

Diagnosis Code 747.69

ICD-9: 747.69
Short Description: Oth spcf prph vscl anoml
Long Description: Anomalies of other specified sites of peripheral vascular system
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 747.69

Code Classification
  • Congenital anomalies (740–759)
    • Congenital anomalies (740-759)
      • 747 Other congenital anomalies of circulatory system

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Absent bridging vein
  • Absent ductus venosus with direct connection of umbilical vein to inferior vena cava
  • Anomalous separate origins of internal carotid arteries and external carotid arteries from single aortic arch
  • Arteriovenous malformation of face
  • Arteriovenous malformation of frontonasal process
  • Arteriovenous malformation of limb
  • Arteriovenous malformation of mandible
  • Arteriovenous malformation of maxilla
  • Arteriovenous malformation of trunk
  • Capillary malformation-arteriovenous malformation syndrome
  • Congenital abnormality of hepatic vein
  • Congenital absence of carotid artery
  • Congenital aneurysm of systemic artery
  • Congenital anomaly of azygos vein
  • Congenital anomaly of blood vessel of limb
  • Congenital anomaly of carotid artery
  • Congenital elongation of innominate artery
  • Congenital short growth of innominate artery
  • Congenital stenosis of innominate artery
  • Cutaneous capillary malformation
  • Distal origin of brachiocephalic artery with tracheal compression
  • Distal origin of brachiocephalic trunk
  • Hepatic vein to coronary sinus
  • Isolation of brachiocephalic trunk
  • Multiple venous malformation of skin and mucous membrane
  • Persistent embryonic hypoglossal artery
  • Persistent omphalomesenteric artery
  • Prominent vessels on Little's area
  • Retroaortic brachiocephalic vein
  • Retroesophageal carotid artery
  • Retroesophageal subclavian artery
  • Supernumerary azygos vein
  • Trunk varices

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 747.69 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

Information for Patients

Arteriovenous Malformations

Also called: AVM

Arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) are defects in your vascular system. The vascular system includes arteries, veins, and capillaries. Arteries carry blood away from the heart to other organs; veins carry blood back to the heart. Capillaries connect the arteries and veins. An AVM is a snarled tangle of arteries and veins. They are connected to each other, with no capillaries. That interferes with the blood circulation in an organ.

AVMs can happen anywhere, but they are more common in the brain or spinal cord. Most people with brain or spinal cord AVMs have few, if any, major symptoms. Sometimes they can cause seizures or headaches.

AVMs are rare. The cause is not known, but they seem to develop during pregnancy or soon after birth. Doctors use imaging tests to detect them.

Medicines can help with the symptoms from AVMs. The greatest danger is hemorrhage. Treatment for AVMs can include surgery or focused radiation therapy. Because surgery can be risky, you and your doctor need to make a decision carefully.

NIH: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

  • Arteriovenous malformation - cerebral
  • Cerebral angiography
  • Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome
  • Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome
  • Pulmonary arteriovenous fistula
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery - discharge

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