ICD 9 CM Codes

424.2 Tricuspid valve disorders, specified as nonrheumatic
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  424.2    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '424.2' will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
GEMS
424.2 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM I36.8 Other nonrheumatic tricuspid valve disorders
GEMS
424.2 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM I36.0 Nonrheumatic tricuspid (valve) stenosis
icd9cmvol2 index entry
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to '.424.2.'
arteriosclerotic
hypertensive
nonrheumatic
specified cause, except rheumatic
tricuspid
tricuspid (heart) (valve)
Applies To
Tricuspid valve:
incompetence of specified cause, except rheumatic
insufficiency of specified cause, except rheumatic
regurgitation of specified cause, except rheumatic
stenosis of specified cause, except rheumatic
rheumatic or of unspecified cause (397.0)
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 424.2 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.