results found in ( seconds)
We are looking for ways to improve. If you have an suggestion for how ICD.Codes could be better, submit your idea!

ICD-10-CM Code I31.4
Cardiac tamponade

Billable Code
Billable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
| ICD-10 from 2011 - 2016

I31.4 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of cardiac tamponade. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.

The ICD code I31 is used to code Pericarditis

Pericarditis is an inflammation of the pericardium (the fibrous sac surrounding the heart). A characteristic chest pain is often present. Other symptoms of pericarditis may include dry cough, fever, fatigue, and anxiety.

Specialty: Cardiology
MeSH Codes: D010493, D010493, D010493, D010493, D010493, D010493
ICD 9 Codes: 420.0, 420.90, 420.91, 420.99, 423.1, 423.2

An ECG showing pericarditis. Note the ST elevation in multiple leads with slight reciprocal ST depression in aVR.

Source: Wikipedia

Coding Notes for I31.4 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code

Underlying cause

MS-DRG Mapping

  • DRG Group #314-316 - Other circulatory system diagnoses with MCC.
  • DRG Group #314-316 - Other circulatory system diagnoses with CC.
  • DRG Group #314-316 - Other circulatory system diagnoses without CC or MCC.

Coding Advice SNOMET-CT

  • Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease

ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'I31.4 - Cardiac tamponade'

The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code I31.4. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.

Tamponade, heart (I31.4)


Cardiac tamponade (exact match)

This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code 423.3 was previously used, I31.4 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.

Parent Code: I31 - Other diseases of pericardium

** This Document Provided By ICD.Codes **
Source: http://icd.codes/icd10cm/I314