ICD-9-CM Coding Information
- V43.3 is considered unacceptable as a principal diagnosis as it describes a circumstance which influences an individual's health status but not a current illness or injury, or the diagnosis may not be a specific manifestation but may be due to an underlying cause.
Convert to ICD-10-CM
converts approximately to:
- 2014 ICD-10-CM Z95.2 Presence of prosthetic heart valve