Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 793.2
Nonspecific (abnormal) findings on radiological and other examination of other intrathoracic organs
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 793.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 793.2 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: 793.2 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM R93.1 Abnormal findings on diagnostic imaging of heart and coronary circulation
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM R93.8 Abnormal findings on diagnostic imaging of other specified body structures
Approximate Synonyms
  • Abnl echocardiogram
  • Abnl finding on echocardiogram
  • Abnormal echocardiogram
  • Abnormal finding on echocardiogram
  • Abnormal findings diagnostic imaging heart+coronary circulat
  • Echocardiogram abnormal
  • Echocardiogram shows left ventricular diastolic dysfunction
  • Echocardiogram shows left ventricular systolic dysfunction
  • Mediastinal shift
  • Radiographic shadow of heart abnormal
Clinical Information
  • Normal location of the mediastinum changes to the right or left, depending upon the underlying cause
Applies To
  • Abnormal:
    • echocardiogram
    • heart shadow
    • ultrasound cardiogram
  • Mediastinal shift
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 793.2:
  • Abnormal, abnormality, abnormalities - see also Anomaly
    • echocardiogram 793.2
    • heart
      • rate
        • fetus, affecting liveborn infant
        • intrauterine
        • newborn
      • shadow 793.2
      • sounds NEC 785.3
  • Findings, (abnormal), without diagnosis (examination) (laboratory test) 796.4
    • echocardiogram 793.2
    • heart
    • mediastinal shift 793.2
    • ultrasound - see also Findings, abnormal, structure
      • cardiogram 793.2
  • Mediastinal shift 793.2
  • Pancake heart 793.2
    • with cor pulmonale (chronic) 416.9
  • Shift, mediastinal 793.2
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