ICD-10 Diagnosis Code I25.5

Ischemic cardiomyopathy

Diagnosis Code I25.5

ICD-10: I25.5
Short Description: Ischemic cardiomyopathy
Long Description: Ischemic cardiomyopathy
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code I25.5

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 I25.5 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v33.0)


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  • Generalized ischemic myocardial dysfunction
  • Ischemic congestive cardiomyopathy
  • Ischemic congestive cardiomyopathy
  • Ischemic dilated cardiomyopathy due to coronary artery disease
  • Ischemic myocardial dysfunction
  • Ischemic myocardial dysfunction
  • Ischemic myocardial dysfunction

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code I25.5 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

Information for Patients


Also called: Dilated cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, Myocardiopathy, Restrictive cardiomyopathy

Cardiomyopathy is the name for diseases of the heart muscle. These diseases enlarge your heart muscle or make it thicker and more rigid than normal. In rare cases, scar tissue replaces the muscle tissue.

Some people live long, healthy lives with cardiomyopathy. Some people don't even realize they have it. In others, however, it can make the heart less able to pump blood through the body. This can cause serious complications, including

  • Heart failure
  • Abnormal heart rhythms
  • Heart valve problems
  • Sudden cardiac arrest

Heart attacks, high blood pressure, infections, and other diseases can all cause cardiomyopathy. Some types of cardiomyopathy run in families. In many people, however, the cause is unknown. Treatment might involve medicines, surgery, other medical procedures, and lifestyle changes.

NIH: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

  • Cardiac catheterization
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Dilated cardiomyopathy
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

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