Chordae tendineae, rupture
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|Dx:||Chordae tendineae, rupture|
|Pre-ICD10 counterpart:||Ruptured Chordae Tendinae|
|APACHE Como Component:||none|
|APACHE Acute Component:||none|
|External ICD10 Documentation|
- This code describes rupture, from any cause, of one or more cordae tindineae of the heart.
- Thus, it includes, but is not limited to, rupture related to an acute MI.
- There are separate codes for rupture of other heart structures.
Alternate ICD10s to consider coding instead or in addition
Candidate Combined ICD10 codes
- If this entity was due to an AMI that occurred in the same hospitalization, also code it as an acute diagnosis. If it was due to an AMI that occurred before the current hospitalization, code the AMI in the bin of comorbidities.
Related CCI Codes
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