Non-specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 402
Hypertensive heart disease
  • 2015
  • Non-Billable Code

  • There are 3 ICD-9-CM codes below 402 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
402 Includes
  • hypertensive:
    • cardiomegaly
    • cardiopathy
    • cardiovascular disease
    • heart (disease) (failure)
  • any condition classifiable to 429.0-429.3, 429.8, 429.9 due to hypertension
Use Additional
  • Use additional code to specify type of heart failure (428.0-428.43), if known
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