Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 427.1
Paroxysmal ventricular tachycardia
  • 2014
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • Short description: Parox ventric tachycard.
  • ICD-9-CM 427.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 427.1 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 2014 version of ICD-9-CM 427.1.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 427.1: 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 427.1 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM I47.2 Ventricular tachycardia
Approximate Synonyms
  • Nonsustained paroxysmal ventricular tachycardia
  • Sustained ventricular tachycardia
  • Ventricular tachycardia
  • Ventricular tachycardia, monomorphic
  • Ventricular tachycardia, nonsustained
  • Ventricular tachycardia, paroxysmal
  • Ventricular tachycardia, polymorphic
  • Ventricular tachycardia, sustained
Applies To
  • Ventricular tachycardia (paroxysmal)
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 427.1:
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