ICD-9 Diagnosis Code V45.81


Aortocoronary bypass

Diagnosis Code V45.81

ICD-9: V45.81
Short Description: Aortocoronary bypass
Long Description: Aortocoronary bypass status
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code V45.81

Code Classification
  • Supplementary classification of factors influencing health status and contact with health services (E)
    • Persons with a condition influencing their health status (V40-V49)
      • V45 Other postsurgical states

Information for Medical Professionals

Convert to ICD-10 Additional informationCallout TooltipGeneral Equivalence Map
The ICD-10 and ICD-9 GEMs are used to facilitate linking between the diagnosis codes in ICD-9-CM and the new ICD-10-CM code set. The GEMs are the raw material from which providers, health information vendors and payers can derive specific applied mappings to meet their needs.
  • Z95.1 - Presence of aortocoronary bypass graft

Synonyms
  • Bidirectional cardiovascular shunt
  • Coronary graft stenosis
  • Coronary stent occluded
  • History of coronary artery bypass grafting
  • Recurrent angina status post coronary artery bypass graft
  • Recurrent angina status post coronary stent placement

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code V45.81 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Information for Patients


Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery

Also called: Bypass surgery, CABG, Coronary artery bypass graft

In coronary artery disease (CAD), the arteries that supply blood and oxygen to your heart muscle grow hardened and narrowed. You may try treatments such as lifestyle changes, medicines, and angioplasty, a procedure to open the arteries. If these treatments don't help, you may need coronary artery bypass surgery.

The surgery creates a new path for blood to flow to the heart. The surgeon takes a healthy piece of vein from the leg or artery from the chest or wrist. Then the surgeon attaches it to the coronary artery, just above and below the narrowed area or blockage. This allows blood to bypass (get around) the blockage. Sometimes people need more than one bypass.

The results of the surgery usually are excellent. Many people remain symptom-free for many years. You may need surgery again if blockages form in the grafted arteries or veins or in arteries that weren't blocked before. Lifestyle changes and medicines may help prevent arteries from becoming clogged again.

NIH: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

  • Heart bypass surgery
  • Heart bypass surgery - discharge
  • Heart bypass surgery - minimally invasive
  • Heart bypass surgery - minimally invasive - discharge


[]
Previous Code
V45.79
Next Code
V45.82

Related pages


head injury icd 10 codeacute cystitis icd 9 codeicd liver massicd 9 code for lupus anticoagulantabscess on buttocksneonatal icteruscorpus luteum ovarian cystdigital nerve thumbtodd's paralysisankle deltoid ligament injuryicd9 speech delayicd 9 elevated tshicd 9 code for myocardiopathyfolliculitis icd9733.82 icd 9icd 9 codes for thrombocytopeniaherniated disk icd 9what is a multinodular goiternon reactive nst icd 9847.2elevated liver enzyme icd 9790.5 elevated liver enzymesbiliuriaicd code cardiomyopathystatus post fall icd 9 codehypogonadotropic hypogonadism icd 9karyotype xxxpvd dx codeerythema mucosaicd 9 for melenarenal insufficiency icd 9icd 9 laceration fingermedical term paresthesiaicd 9 code hypertensionanterior horn cell disease definitionfollicular lymphoma icd 9icd carotid stenosisicd 10 for copddiagnosis code for pericardial effusionatrial fibrillation icd 10 codeicd 9 for post traumatic stress disorderpersonality disorder nos codediagnosis code for end stage renal diseasefailure to thrive icd 10salter harris fracture ankleicd 10 code for acute pyelonephritisicd 496icd 9 hydronephrosisfibrocystic breast icd 9 codeabnormal liver function test icd 9icd 9 code for compression fractureicd 9 code for hepatomegalyataxic gait icd 9dysconjugate gaze780.79 icd 9neoplasm of brainicd 9 code for djd cervical spineicd 9 code for laceration of scalpcva icd 10cholelithiasis without obstructionpsoriasiform dermatitis icd 9 codenasopharyngitis symptomsicd9 for knee painhistory of dvt icd 9pharyngoesophageal dysphagiabalanitis icd 9icd9 lumbar painicd 9 code decreased range of motionwhat is degenerative myopiaicd code for elevated creatinineradiculopathy cervical icd 9icd 9 for thrushdx code for eczemachronic superficial gastritismusculocutaneous nerve entrapmentfurunculosis nosestomach diseases listalzheimer icd 9erythema icd 9dx code 789herpesviral gingivostomatitis and pharyngotonsillitis