Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V17.3
Family history of ischemic heart disease
  • Short description: Fam hx-ischem heart dis.
  • ICD-9-CM V17.3 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM V17.3 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM V17.3.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V17.3: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Family history of coronary arteriosclerosis
  • Family history of coronary artery disease at early age
  • Family history of ischemic heart disease
  • Family history of myocardial infarction at a young age
  • Family history: Myocardial infarction at less than 60
  • FH: Myocardial infarction at less than 60
  • FHX of CAD
  • FHX of coronary artery disease
  • FHX of early MI
  • FHX of ischemic heart disease
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V17.3 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Z82.49 Family history of ischemic heart disease and other diseases of the circulatory system
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V17.3:
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