ICD-10-CM Code I77.2
Rupture of artery
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
I77.2 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of rupture of artery. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for I77.2 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.
- Erosion of artery
- Fistula of artery
- Ulcer of artery
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Traumatic rupture of artery - see injury of blood vessel by body region
- DRG Group #299-301 - Peripheral vascular disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #299-301 - Peripheral vascular disorders with CC.
- DRG Group #299-301 - Peripheral vascular disorders without CC or MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Iatrogenic coronary artery fistula (disorder)
- Aortojejunal fistula (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'I77.2 - Rupture of artery'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code I77.2. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
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 447.2 was previously used, I77.2 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.