December 21, 2012

ICD 9 Codes for Hypertensive Heart Disease (402)

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ICD 9 Codes for Hypertensive Heart Disease (402)

Learn all about ICD 9 Hypertensive Heart Disease (402) Codings:

ICD 9 codes under 402 are used to report heart disease due to the effects of systemic hypertension. It is characterized by concentric hypertrophy of the left ventricle that in time can lead to left ventricular failure.

ICD 9 Hypertensive Heart Disease (402) Codes

ICD 9 Hypertensive Heart Disease (402) includes cardiomegaly, cardiopathy, cardiovascular disease heart (disease) (failure), any condition classifiable to due to hypertension (429.0-429.3, 429.8, 429.9), Use additional code to specify type of heart failure, if known (428.0-428.43)



ICD 9 Codes 402.0 for Hypertensive Heart Disease- Malignant

Report following ICD 9 Codes when Hypertensive Heart Disease is Malignant:
  1. ICD-9 Code 402.00 for malignant hypertensive heart disease without heart failure
  2. ICD-9 Code 402.01 for malignant hypertensive heart disease with heart failure



ICD 9 Codes 402.1 for Hypertensive Heart Disease- Benign

Report following ICD 9 Codes when Hypertensive Heart Disease is Benign:
  1. ICD-9 Code 402.10 for benign hypertensive heart disease without heart failure
  2. ICD-9 Code 402.11 for benign hypertensive heart disease with heart failure



ICD 9 Codes 402.9 for Hypertensive Heart Disease- Unspecified

Report following ICD 9 Codes when Hypertensive Heart Disease is Unspecified:
  1. ICD-9 Code 402.90 for unspecified hypertensive heart disease without heart failure
  2. ICD-9 Code 402.91 for Hypertensive heart disease, unspecified, with heart failure
Note: Do not report 402,402.0, 402.1 and 402.9 are not billable because Fourth digit and Fifth digit Code Required. they are just indicating heading.

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