ICD-10-CM Code I37.1
Nonrheumatic pulmonary valve insufficiency
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
I37.1 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of nonrheumatic pulmonary valve insufficiency. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code I37 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|
Coding Notes for I37.1 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Nonrheumatic pulmonary valve incompetence
- Nonrheumatic pulmonary valve regurgitation
- DRG Group #306-307 - Cardiac congenital and valvular disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #306-307 - Cardiac congenital and valvular disorders without MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Postprocedural pulmonary valve regurgitation (disorder)
- Prosthetic pulmonary valve regurgitation (disorder)
- Pulmonary incompetence, non-rheumatic (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'I37.1 - Nonrheumatic pulmonary valve insufficiency'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code I37.1. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
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 I37.1 and a single ICD9 code, 424.3 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.