Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 747.22
Atresia and stenosis of aorta
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 747.22 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 747.22 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: 747.22 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Q25.2 Atresia of aorta
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Q25.3 Supravalvular aortic stenosis
Approximate Synonyms
  • Atresia of aorta, congenital
  • Congenital atresia and stenosis of aorta
  • Congenital atresia and stenosis of aorta (at birth)
  • Congenital atresia of aorta
  • Congenital atresia of aorta (at birth)
  • Congenital supravalvular aortic stenosis
  • Congenital supravalvular aortic stenosis (at birth)
  • Hypoplasia of aorta
  • Hypoplastic aorta syndrome
  • Supravalvular aortic stenosis (narrowing), congenital
  • Supravalvular aortic stenosis, congenital
747.22 Excludes
  • congenital aortic (valvular) stenosis or stricture, so stated (746.3)
  • hypoplasia of aorta in hypoplastic left heart syndrome (746.7)
Applies To
  • Absence of aorta
  • Aplasia of aorta
  • Hypoplasia of aorta
  • Stricture of aorta
  • Supra (valvular)-aortic stenosis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 747.22:
  • Absence (organ or part) (complete or partial)
    • aorta (congenital) 747.22
  • Agenesis - see also Absence, by site, congenital
    • aorta 747.22
  • Anomaly, anomalous (congenital) (unspecified type) 759.9
  • Aplasia - see also Agenesis
    • aorta (congenital) 747.22
  • Atresia, atretic (congenital) 759.89
    • aorta 747.22
      • with hypoplasia of ascending aorta and defective development of left ventricle (with mitral valve atresia) 746.7
      • arch 747.11
      • ring 747.21
  • Hypoplasia, hypoplasis 759.89
    • aorta 747.22
  • Stenosis (cicatricial) - see also Stricture
    • supra (valvular)-aortic 747.22
  • Stricture (see also Stenosis) 799.89
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