Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 425.0
Endomyocardial fibrosis
  • 2015
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 425.0 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 425.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Cardiomyopathy restrictive, endocardial fibroelastosis
  • Restrictive cardiomyopathy due to primary endomyocardial fibrosis
  • Restrictive cardiomyopathy secondary to endocardial fibroelastosis
Clinical Information
  • A disease characterized by fibrotic thickening of the endocardium, particularly the right and/or left inflow tracts. The disease often involves the atrioventricular valves, leading to valvular regurgitaion. It most commonly occurs in children living within 15 degrees of the equator
  • Disease characterized by thickening of the endocardium, and frequently the inner third of the myocardium; left ventricle is most frequently involved
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 425.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM I42.3 Endomyocardial (eosinophilic) disease
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 425.0:
  • Davies' disease 425.0
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • davies' 425.0
  • Endomyofibrosis 425.0
  • Fibrosis, fibrotic
    • endomyocardial (African) 425.0
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