ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Dec 17, 2018

See: Other and unspecified atherosclerosis

  ICD-10 Code for Unspecified atherosclerosis I70.90

I70.90 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

I70.90 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 9 Diseases of the circulatory system (I00-I99)
Section I70-I79 Diseases of arteries, arterioles and capillaries (I70-I79)
Category I70 Atherosclerosis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
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Related Terms to “Unspecified atherosclerosis”

  • Arteriosclerosis, arteriosclerotic(diffuse) (obliterans) (of) (senile) (with calcification) - I70.90
  • Atheroma, atheromatous - I70.90See also Arteriosclerosis
  • Failure, failed
    • heart(acute) (senile) (sudden) - I50.9
      • arteriosclerotic - I70.90
  • Fibrosis, fibrotic
    • capillary - I70.90See also Arteriosclerosis
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to I70.90 Unspecified atherosclerosis

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