ICD-10 Diagnosis Code I25.3

Aneurysm of heart

Diagnosis Code I25.3

ICD-10: I25.3
Short Description: Aneurysm of heart
Long Description: Aneurysm of heart
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code I25.3

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the circulatory system
    • Ischemic heart diseases (I20-I25)
      • Chronic ischemic heart disease (I25)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code I25.3 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v33.0)


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  • Abnormality of left atrial appendage
  • Abnormality of right atrial appendage
  • Acquired subaortic aneurysm of left ventricle
  • Acquired submitral aneurysm of left ventricle
  • Aneurysm of heart
  • Aneurysm of membranous septum
  • Aneurysm of muscular septum
  • Aneurysm of patch of atrioventricular septal defect
  • Aneurysm of patch of left ventricular outflow tract
  • Aneurysm of patch of right ventricular outflow tract
  • Aneurysm of patch of ventricular septal defect
  • Aortic left ventricular tunnel
  • Aortic tunnel
  • Aortico-left ventricular tunnel with intracardiac aneurysm of septal portion
  • Atrial aneurysm
  • Atrial septal aneurysm
  • Coronary fistulae from right ventricle
  • Left atrial appendage aneurysm
  • Left ventricular aneurysm
  • Left ventricular aneurysm
  • Mural cardiac aneurysm
  • Right atrial appendage aneurysm
  • Right ventricular aneurysm
  • Right ventricular aneurysm
  • Ventricular aneurysm
  • Ventricular septal aneurysm
  • Ventricular septal aneurysm

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code I25.3 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

Information for Patients


An aneurysm is a bulge or "ballooning" in the wall of an artery. Arteries are blood vessels that carry oxygen-rich blood from the heart to other parts of the body. If an aneurysm grows large, it can burst and cause dangerous bleeding or even death.

Most aneurysms occur in the aorta, the main artery that runs from the heart through the chest and abdomen. Aneurysms also can happen in arteries in the brain, heart and other parts of the body. If an aneurysm in the brain bursts, it causes a stroke.

Aneurysms can develop and become large before causing any symptoms. Often doctors can stop aneurysms from bursting if they find and treat them early. They use imaging tests to find aneurysms. Often aneurysms are found by chance during tests done for other reasons. Medicines and surgery are the two main treatments for aneurysms.

NIH: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

  • Aneurysm
  • Magnetic resonance angiography

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Heart Diseases

Also called: Cardiac diseases

If you're like most people, you think that heart disease is a problem for others. But heart disease is the number one killer in the U.S. It is also a major cause of disability. There are many different forms of heart disease. The most common cause of heart disease is narrowing or blockage of the coronary arteries, the blood vessels that supply blood to the heart itself. This is called coronary artery disease and happens slowly over time. It's the major reason people have heart attacks.

Other kinds of heart problems may happen to the valves in the heart, or the heart may not pump well and cause heart failure. Some people are born with heart disease.

You can help reduce your risk of heart disease by taking steps to control factors that put you at greater risk:

  • Control your blood pressure
  • Lower your cholesterol
  • Don't smoke
  • Get enough exercise

NIH: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

  • Aspirin and heart disease
  • Being active when you have heart disease
  • Cardiac catheterization
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Exercise stress test
  • Heart disease - risk factors
  • Heart disease and depression
  • Understanding cardiovascular disease
  • Warning signs and symptoms of heart disease

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