ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Sep 21, 2017

See: Abnormalities of heart beat

  ICD-10 Code for Tachycardia, unspecified R00.0

R00.0 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

R00.0 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 18 Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R99)
Section R00-R09 Symptoms and signs involving the circulatory and respiratory systems (R00-R09)
Category R00 Abnormalities of heart beat

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Rapid heart beat
  • Sinoauricular tachycardia NOS
  • Sinus [sinusal] tachycardia NOS
Excludes1
  • neonatal tachycardia (P29.11)
  • paroxysmal tachycardia (I47.-)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Tachycardia, unspecified”

  • Fast pulse - R00.0
  • Heart beat
    • rapid - R00.0
  • Pulse
    • fast - R00.0
    • rapid - R00.0
  • Rapid
    • heart(beat) - R00.0
  • SinusSee also Fistula
    • tachycardia - R00.0
  • Tachycardia - R00.0
    • sinoauricular NOS - R00.0
    • sinus [sinusal] NOS - R00.0
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to R00.0 Tachycardia, unspecified

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