Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 429.6
Rupture of papillary muscle
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Papillary muscle rupture.
  • ICD-9-CM 429.6 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 429.6 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • RUPTURE OF PAPILLARY MUSCLE
  • Rupture of papillary muscle as current complication following acute myocardial infarction
  • Rupture papillary muscle complicating acute MI
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 429.6 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM I51.2 Rupture of papillary muscle, not elsewhere classified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 429.6:
  • Rupture, ruptured 553.9
    • papillary muscle (ventricular) 429.6
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