ICD-10 Diagnosis Code I45.2

Bifascicular block

Diagnosis Code I45.2

ICD-10: I45.2
Short Description: Bifascicular block
Long Description: Bifascicular block
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code I45.2

Valid for Submission
The code I45.2 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the circulatory system (I00–I99)
    • Other forms of heart disease (I30-I52)
      • Other conduction disorders (I45)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code I45.2 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v33.0)

  • CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIA AND CONDUCTION DISORDERS WITH MCC 308
  • CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIA AND CONDUCTION DISORDERS WITH CC 309
  • CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIA AND CONDUCTION DISORDERS WITHOUT CC/MCC 310

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Synonyms
  • Anterior fascicular block, posterior fascicular block AND incomplete right bundle branch block
  • Bifascicular block
  • Bifascicular block
  • Bifascicular block on electrocardiogram
  • Bilateral bundle branch block
  • Electrocardiographic right bundle branch block
  • Left anterior fascicular block
  • Left posterior fascicular block
  • Left posterior fascicular block on electrocardiogram
  • Monofascicular block
  • Monofascicular block
  • Right branch block, incomplete anterior fascicular block AND incomplete posterior fascicular block
  • Right bundle branch block AND incomplete left bundle branch block
  • Right bundle branch block AND left anterior fascicular block
  • Right bundle branch block AND left posterior fascicular block
  • Right bundle branch block and left posterior fascicular block on electrocardiogram
  • Right bundle branch block with left bundle branch block
  • Right bundle branch block with left bundle branch block
  • Right bundle branch block, anterior fascicular block AND incomplete left bundle branch block
  • Right bundle branch block, anterior fascicular block AND incomplete posterior fascicular block
  • Right bundle branch block, anterior fascicular block AND posterior fascicular block
  • Right bundle branch block, posterior fascicular block AND incomplete anterior fascicular block
  • Right bundle branch block, posterior fascicular block AND incomplete left bundle branch block

Information for Patients


Arrhythmia

Also called: Irregular heartbeat

An arrhythmia is a problem with the rate or rhythm of your heartbeat. It means that your heart beats too quickly, too slowly, or with an irregular pattern. When the heart beats faster than normal, it is called tachycardia. When the heart beats too slowly, it is called bradycardia. The most common type of arrhythmia is atrial fibrillation, which causes an irregular and fast heart beat.

Many factors can affect your heart's rhythm, such as having had a heart attack, smoking, congenital heart defects, and stress. Some substances or medicines may also cause arrhythmias.

Symptoms of arrhythmias include

  • Fast or slow heart beat
  • Skipping beats
  • Lightheadedness or dizziness
  • Chest pain
  • Shortness of breath
  • Sweating

Your doctor can run tests to find out if you have an arrhythmia. Treatment to restore a normal heart rhythm may include medicines, an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) or pacemaker, or sometimes surgery.

NIH: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial fibrillation or flutter
  • Cardiac ablation procedures
  • Ectopic heartbeat
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Exercise stress test
  • Heart palpitations
  • Holter monitor (24h)
  • Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT)
  • Ventricular tachycardia
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome


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