Billable Medical Code for Acute Myocardial Infarction of Other Inferior Wall
Diagnosis Code for Reimbursement Claim: ICD-9-CM 410.4
Code will be replaced by October 2015 and relabeled as ICD-10-CM 410.4.
This applies to infarction: diaphragmatic wall NOS (with contiguous portion of intraventricular septum), inferior (wall) NOS (with contiguous portion of intraventricular septum), and ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) of other inferior wall.
Stemi Definition and Symptoms
Stemi, segment elevation myocardial infarction, is a very deadly type of heart attack which is caused by a prolonged blockage of blood supply in the heart. This is determined by an electrocardiogram test.