Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 429.79
Certain sequelae of myocardial infarction, not elsewhere classified, other
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015
  • Adult Only Dx (15-124 years)

  • ICD-9-CM 429.79 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 429.79 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 429.79 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM I23.0 Hemopericardium as current complication following acute myocardial infarction
Approximate Synonyms
  • Certain current complications following acute myocardial infarction
  • Intracardiac thrombosis in low output state
  • Mural thrombus of heart
  • Mural thrombus of heart post acute MI
  • Mural thrombus of heart, following heart attack
  • Mural thrombus of heart, following MI
  • Post-infarction mural thrombus
Applies To
  • Mural thrombus (atrial) (ventricular) acquired, following myocardial infarction
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 429.79 is only applicable to adult patients aged 15 - 124 years inclusive.
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 429.79:
  • Thrombosis, thrombotic (marantic) (multiple) (progressive) (vein) (vessel) 453.9
    • mural (heart chamber) (see also Infarct, myocardium) 410.9
      • without
      • due to syphilis 093.89
      • following myocardial infarction 429.79
      • healed or specified as old 412
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