Code also the presence of hypertension (I10-I16)

  1. I24 Other acute ischemic heart diseases

    1. I24.0 Acute coronary thrombosis not resulting in myocardial infarction

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Acute coronary (artery) (vein) embolism not resulting in myocardial infarction
      • Acute coronary (artery) (vein) occlusion not resulting in myocardial infarction
      • Acute coronary (artery) (vein) thromboembolism not resulting in myocardial infarction
    2. I24.1 Dressler's syndrome

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Postmyocardial infarction syndrome
    3. I24.8 Other forms of acute ischemic heart disease

    4. I24.9 Acute ischemic heart disease, unspecified

Abbreviations used here:

NEC Not elsewhere classifiable
This abbreviation in the Tabular List represents “other specified”. When a specific code is not available for a condition, the Tabular List includes an NEC entry under a code to identify the code as the “other specified” code.

NOS Not otherwise specified
This abbreviation is the equivalent of unspecified.