ICD-10-CM Code I44.60
Unspecified fascicular block
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
I44.60 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of unspecified fascicular block. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code I446 is used to code Bundle branch block
A bundle branch block is a defect of the bundle branches or fascicles in the electrical conduction system of the heart.
|MeSH Codes:||D002037, D002037, D002037|
|ICD 9 Codes:||426.3, 426.4, 426.5|
ECG showing a bundle branch block
Coding Notes for I44.60 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.
- Left bundle-branch hemiblock NOS
- DRG Group #308-310 - Cardiac arrhythmia and conduction disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #308-310 - Cardiac arrhythmia and conduction disorders with CC.
- DRG Group #308-310 - Cardiac arrhythmia and conduction disorders without CC or MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'I44.60 - Unspecified fascicular block'
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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 I44.60 and a single ICD9 code, 426.2 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.