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

See: Angina pectoris

  ICD-10 Code for Other forms of angina pectoris I20.8

I20.8 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

I20.8 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 9 Diseases of the circulatory system (I00-I99)
Section I20-I25 Ischemic heart diseases (I20-I25)
Category I20 Angina pectoris

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Angina equivalent
  • Angina of effort
  • Coronary slow flow syndrome
  • Stable angina
  • Stenocardia
Use Additional Code
  • code(s) for symptoms associated with angina equivalent
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Other forms of angina pectoris”

  • Angina(attack) (cardiac) (chest) (heart) (pectoris) (syndrome) (vasomotor) - I20.9
    • equivalent - I20.8
    • specified NEC - I20.8
    • stable - I20.8
  • Likoff's syndrome - I20.8
  • Schaufenster krankheit - I20.8
  • Slow
    • flow syndrome, coronary - I20.8
  • Stenocardia - I20.8
  • Syncope(near) (pre-) - R55
    • anginosa - I20.8
  • SyndromeSee also Disease
    • coronary
      • slow flow - I20.8
    • Heberden's - I20.8
    • Likoff's - I20.8
    • slow flow, coronary - I20.8
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to I20.8 Other forms of angina pectoris

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