Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 434.10
Cerebral embolism without mention of cerebral infarction
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Crbl emblsm wo infrct.
  • ICD-9-CM 434.10 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 434.10 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Cerebral embolism
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 434.10 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM I66.09 Occlusion and stenosis of unspecified middle cerebral artery
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM I66.19 Occlusion and stenosis of unspecified anterior cerebral artery
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM I66.29 Occlusion and stenosis of unspecified posterior cerebral artery
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM I66.9 Occlusion and stenosis of unspecified cerebral artery
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