ICD-9-CM 429.83 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 429.83 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
A rare disorder characterized by transient left ventricular wall systolic dysfunction, resulting in apical ballooning appearance, chest pain, and st segment elevation.
A transient left ventricular apical dysfunction or ballooning accompanied by electrocardiographic (ecg) t wave inversions. This abnormality is associated with high levels of catecholamines, either administered or endogenously secreted from a tumor or during extreme stress.
Broken heart syndrome
Reversible left ventricular dysfunction following sudden emotional stress
Stress induced cardiomyopathy
Transient left ventricular apical ballooning syndrome
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