Non-Coronary Vascular Stents: Inferior vena cava and iliofemoral veins

January 9th, 2018 - Find-A-Code
Categories:   CPT® Coding   Diagnosis Coding   Cardiology|Vascular  
0 Votes - Sign in to vote or comment.

The following information is according to Novitas Solutions, L35084.

Inferior vena cava and iliofemoral veins: This includes vena cava and iliofemoral venous occlusions and stenosis due to the following

  • Post-radiation venous stenosis
  • Congenital stenoses or webs
  • Extrinsic venous compression (May-Thurner syndrome)
  • Thrombophlebitis and symptomatic post-traumatic venous stenosis.

CPT codes:

ICD-10-CM codes:

  • Phlebitis and thrombophlebitis
    • I80.10 - of unspecified femoral vein
    • I80.11 - of right femoral vein
    • I80.12 - of left femoral vein
    • I80.13 - of femoral vein, bilateral
    • I80.211 - of right iliac vein
    • I80.212 - of left iliac vein
    • I80.213 - of iliac vein, bilateral
    • I80.219 - of unspecified iliac vein
    • I80.8 - of other sites
  • I82.220 - Acute embolism and thrombosis of inferior vena cava
  • I82.221 - Chronic embolism and thrombosis of inferior vena cava
  • I82.290 - Acute embolism and thrombosis of other thoracic veins
  • Acute embolism and thrombosis of unspecified deep veins
    • I82.401 - of right lower extremity
    • I82.402 - of left lower extremity
    • I82.403 - of lower extremity, bilateral
    • I82.409 - of unspecified lower extremity
  • Acute embolism and thrombosis
  • Postthrombotic syndrome without complications
    • I87.001 - of right lower extremity
    • I87.002 - of left lower extremity
    • I87.003 - of bilateral lower extremity
    • I87.009 - of unspecified extremity
  • Postthrombotic syndrome with other complications
    • I87.091 - of right lower extremity
    • I87.092 - of left lower extremity
    • I87.093 - of bilateral lower extremity
    • I87.099 - of unspecified lower extremity
  • I87.1 - Compression of vein
  • Q26.0 - Congenital stenosis of vena cava
  • Q26.8 - Other congenital malformations of great veins
  • T66.XXXA - Radiation sickness, unspecified, initial encounter


Questions, comments?

If you have questions or comments about this article please contact us.  Comments that provide additional related information may be added here by our Editors.

Latest articles:  (any category)

Where is the CCI Edit with Modifier 25 on E/M?
May 20th, 2020 - Christine Woolstenhulme, QCC, CMCS, CPC, CMRS
If you are not seeing a CCI edit when reporting an E/M code with a certain procedure, it may be that there is no edit. CMS does not have a CCI edit for every CPT code, however, there are still general coding rules that must be followed.  The use of Modifier 25 is one example ...
Packaging and Units for Billing Drugs
May 18th, 2020 - Christine Woolstenhulme, QCC, CMCS, CPC, CMRS
To determine the dosage, size, doses per package and how many billing units are in each package, refer to the NDC number. Take a look at the following J1071 - Injection, testosterone cypionate, 1mg For example; using NCD # 0009-0085-10 there are 10 doses of 100 mL (100 mg/mL = 1 mL and there are ...
Getting Your Practice Back on Track
May 12th, 2020 - Wyn Staheli, Director of Research
As we begin returning back to work, we will all face a new normal. The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the face of business. While it has certainly been a challenge to keep up with the ever-changing regulations (that’s likely to continue for a little longer), exciting new opportunities have also been created, such as the expansion of telemedicine. There’s also the maze of government funding that needs to be navigated and an increased awareness of OSHA standards to implement.
ICD-10-CM - Supplement information for E-Cigarette/Vaping Reporting
May 5th, 2020 - Christine Woolstenhulme, QCC, CMCS, CPC, CMRS
The CDC has released additional information and coding guidance for reporting encounters related to the 2019 health care encounters and deaths related to e-cigarette, or vaping, product use associated lung injury (EVALI).  The update offers coding scenarios for general guidance, poisoning and toxicity, substance abuse and signs and symptoms.  ICD-10-CM Official Coding Guidelines - ...
Additional Telehealth Changes Announced by CMS
May 4th, 2020 - Wyn Staheli, Director of Research
On April 30, 2020, CMS announced additional sweeping changes to meet the challenges of providing adequate healthcare during this pandemic. These changes expand the March 31st changes. The article covers some of the key changes. See the official announcement in the references below.
Effective Risk Adjustment Requires Accurate Calculations
April 27th, 2020 - Wyn Staheli, Director of Research
Risk adjustment is simply a way of making sure that there are sufficient funds to adequately take care of the healthcare needs of a certain population. It’s a predictive modeling methodology based on the diagnoses of the individuals in that population. As payers move to value based models, they heavily rely on risk adjustment to ensure proper funding.
COVID-19 Clinical Trial Participation Helps Providers Earn MIPS Credit
April 22nd, 2020 - Wyn Staheli, Director of Research
All healthcare providers who are currently participating in the MIPS portion of Medicare’s Quality Payment Program may want to participate in the new COVID-19 Clinical Trials improvement activity. Read more about it here.

Home About Contact Terms Privacy

innoviHealth® - 62 E 300 North, Spanish Fork, UT 84660 - Phone 801-770-4203 (9-5 Mountain)

Copyright © 2000-2020 innoviHealth Systems®, Inc. - CPT® copyright American Medical Association