ICD-10-CM Code I06.8
Other rheumatic aortic valve diseases
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
I06.8 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other rheumatic aortic valve diseases. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code I06 is used to code Valvular heart disease
Valvular heart disease is any disease process involving one or more of the four valves of the heart (the aortic and mitral valves on the left and the pulmonary and tricuspid valves on the right). These conditions occur largely as a result of aging. Most people are in their late 50s when diagnosed, and more than one in ten people over 75 have it.
|MeSH Codes:||D006349, D006349, D006349, D006349, D006349|
|ICD 9 Codes:||394, 395, 396, 424, 746|
- DRG Group #306-307 - Cardiac congenital and valvular disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #306-307 - Cardiac congenital and valvular disorders without MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'I06.8 - Other rheumatic aortic valve diseases'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code I06.8 and a single ICD9 code, 395.9 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.