Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 410.60
True posterior wall infarction, episode of care unspecified
  • Short description: True post infarct,unspec.
  • ICD-9-CM 410.60 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 410.60 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2013 version of ICD-9-CM 410.60.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 410.60: 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Acute myocardial infarction of posterobasal wall
  • MI, acute, posterior wall
  • MI, acute, posterobasal wall
  • Myocardial infarction (heart attack)
  • Subseq ST elevation MI, posterior wall, within 4 wks of previous MI
  • Subsequent heart attack, posterior wall, within 4 weeks of previous heart attack
  • Subsequent ST elevation posterior wall myocardial infarction, within 4 weeks of previous myocardial infarction
  • True posterior myocardial infarction
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 410.60 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM I21.29 ST elevation (STEMI) myocardial infarction involving other sites
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