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ICD-10-CM Code I97.0
Postcardiotomy syndrome

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

I97.0 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of postcardiotomy syndrome. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.

The ICD code I970 is used to code Postcardiotomy syndrome

Postcardiotomy syndrome occurs two to three weeks (up to one year) after pericardiotomy, and is characterized by fever, pleuritis, pericarditis, or arthritis, together with petechiae on the skin and palate.:827 The cause is believed to be an autoimmune response against damaged cardiac tissue. This is supported by excellent response to immunosuppressive (steroid) therapy.

Specialty: Cardiology
MeSH Code: D011185
ICD 9 Code: 429.4
Source: Wikipedia

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.
  • DRG Group #793 - Full term neonate with major problems.

Related Concepts SNOMET-CT

  • Postcardiotomy syndrome (disorder)

ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'I97.0 - Postcardiotomy syndrome'

The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code I97.0. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.

Postcardiotomy syndrome (I97.0)
Postcommissurotomy syndrome (I97.0)
Postvalvulotomy syndrome (I97.0)


Functional disturbances following cardiac surgery (approximate match)

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 I97.0 and a single ICD9 code, 429.4 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.

Parent Code: I97 - Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of circulatory system, not elsewhere classified

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