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Wiki ICD10 Code for Non-ischemic Cardiomyopathy

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ICD-10 Code for Non-ischemic Cardiomyopathy

There are four ICD-10 codes for non-ischemic cardiomyopathy. Choose which code supports the documentation in the medical record:

• I42.0 Dilated cardiomyopathy (congestive)
• I42.5 Other restrictive cardiomyopathy (constrictive cardiomyopathy)
• I42.8 Other cardiomyopathies
• I42.9 Cardiomyopathy, unspecified
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What is the appropriate ICD10 code for non-ischemic cardiomyopathy? It doesn't seem like it should be the unspecified code for cardiomyopathy. Would the code I42.8 other cardiomyopathies be the best code? Thanks!
 

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Good day. My question is how do you get to the I42.8 code going through the Alpha index? I do not see anything that is "Specified NEC" that would take you to the I42.8. My research shows there are 4 types of non-ischemic cardiomyopathy (this is according to the Cleveland Clinic) Dilated, Hypertrophic, Restrictive, and ARVD. All four types have a different Numeric code.

Just curious as to what I am missing?

Thanks,
Glenn
 
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ICD 10 code for nonischemic cardiomyopathy

Good day. My question is how do you get to the I42.8 code going through the Alpha index? I do not see anything that is "Specified NEC" that would take you to the I42.8. My research shows there are 4 types of non-ischemic cardiomyopathy (this is according to the Cleveland Clinic) Dilated, Hypertrophic, Restrictive, and ARVD. All four types have a different Numeric code.

Just curious as to what I am missing?

Thanks,
Glenn
Hi Good evening I am working in HCC we use ICD 10 code for nonischemic cardiomyopathy is I42.9. Thank you.

With Regards,
Naveen Chinnam M.sc COC.
 
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