ICD-10-CM Code I45.81
Long QT syndrome
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
I45.81 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of long QT syndrome. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code I458 is used to code Andersen-Tawil syndrome
Andersen–Tawil syndrome, also called Andersen syndrome and Long QT syndrome 7, is a form of long QT syndrome. It is a rare genetic disorder, and is inherited in an autosomal dominant pattern and predisposes patients to cardiac arrhythmias. Jervell and Lange-Nielsen Syndrome is a similar disorder which is also associated with sensorineural hearing loss.
|MeSH Codes:||D050030, D050030|
|ICD 9 Codes:||426.82, 794.31|
- 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.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Jervell and Lange-Nielsen syndrome (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'I45.81 - Long QT syndrome'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
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 426.82 was previously used, I45.81 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.