I73.8: Other specified peripheral vascular diseases

There is a disease in your blood vessels. The blood vessels in your arms and legs are affected.

You might have a sensory disorder in your fingers or toes. Sensory disorders may be a tingling or numbness, for example. Parts of the body, for example, fingers or toes, may turn blue from time to time.

This disorder can cause people to be in constant pain.

Additional indicator

On medical documents, the ICD code is often appended by letters that indicate the diagnostic certainty or the affected side of the body.

  • G: Confirmed diagnosis
  • V: Tentative diagnosis
  • Z: Condition after
  • A: Excluded diagnosis
  • L: Left
  • R: Right
  • B: Both sides

Further information


This information is not intended for self-diagnosis and does not replace professional medical advice from a doctor. If you find an ICD code on a personal medical document, please also note the additional indicator used for diagnostic confidence.
Your doctor will assist you with any health-related questions and explain the ICD diagnosis code to you in a direct consultation if necessary.


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