Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 427.69
Other premature beats
  • Short description: Premature beats NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 427.69 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 427.69 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 427.69.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 427.69: 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 427.69 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM I49.3 Ventricular premature depolarization
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM I49.49 Other premature depolarization
Approximate Synonyms
  • Aberrantly conducted complex
  • Atrial escape complex
  • Electrocardiogram: atrial ectopics
  • Electrocardiogram: ventricular ectopics
  • Interpolated PVCs
  • Junctional escape beats
  • Multifocal PVCs
  • Multiple premature ventricular complexes
  • Multiple ventricular interpolated complexes
  • Paired ventricular premature complexes
  • Premature ventricular beats
  • Run of ventricular premature complexes
  • Supraventricular bigeminy
  • Unifocal PVCs
  • Ventricular escape beat
  • Ventricular escape rhythm
  • Ventricular interpolated complexes
  • Ventricular parasystole
  • Ventricular premature beats
  • Ventricular premature complex
  • Ventricular quadrigeminy
Applies To
  • Ventricular premature beats, contractions, or systoles
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 427.69:
  • Beats
  • Contraction, contracture, contracted
  • Ectopic, ectopia (congenital) 759.89
    • ventricular beats 427.69
  • Extrasystole 427.60
    • ventricular 427.69
  • Premature - see also condition
    • ventricular systole 427.69
  • Ventricle, ventricular - see also condition
    • escape 427.69
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