ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
May 29, 2017

See: Ventricular fibrillation and flutter

  ICD-10 Code for Ventricular fibrillation I49.01

I49.01 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

I49.01 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 9 Diseases of the circulatory system (I00-I99)
Section I30-I52 Other forms of heart disease (I30-I52)
Category I49 Other cardiac arrhythmias

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Ventricular fibrillation”

  • Fibrillation
    • ventricular - I49.01
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.