icd 9 code for coronary artery calcification

by Jensen Kling 9 min read

2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 414.4 : Coronary atherosclerosis due to calcified coronary lesion.

How do you code coronary artery calcification?

Coronary atherosclerosis due to calcified coronary lesion I25. 84 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes. The 2022 edition of ICD-10-CM I25. 84 became effective on October 1, 2021.

What is the ICD-10 code for calcification of coronary artery?

ICD-10 | Coronary atherosclerosis due to calcified coronary lesion (I25. 84)

What is ICD-10 code for coronary artery disease?

Code I25* is the diagnosis code used for Chronic Ischemic Heart Disease, also known as Coronary artery disease (CAD). It is a is a group of diseases that includes: stable angina, unstable angina, myocardial infarction, and sudden coronary death.

What is the ICD-10 code for 3 vessel CAD?

ICD-10 code: I25. 13 Atherosclerotic heart disease: Triple-vessel coronary artery disease.

Is coronary artery disease the same as ischemic heart disease?

Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the most common type of heart disease in the United States. It is sometimes called coronary heart disease or ischemic heart disease. For some people, the first sign of CAD is a heart attack. You and your health care team may be able to help reduce your risk for CAD.

What is vascular calcification?

Vascular calcification is the pathological deposition of mineral in the vascular system. It has a variety of forms, including intimal calcification and medial calcification, but can also be found in the valves of the heart.

What is atherosclerosis of the coronary arteries?

Atherosclerosis is the buildup of fats, cholesterol and other substances in and on your artery walls. This buildup is called plaque. The plaque can cause your arteries to narrow, blocking blood flow. The plaque can also burst, leading to a blood clot.

What I25 10?

10: Atherosclerotic heart disease: Without hemodynamically significant stenosis.