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What is the ICD 10 CM code for Nonsustained ventricular tachycardia?
Also asked, what is the ICD 9 code for ventricular tachycardia?
what is r002? R00. 2 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of palpitations. A ‘billable code’ is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Thereof, what is Nonsustained ventricular tachycardia?
Nonsustained ventricular tachycardia (NSVT) is defined as 3 or more consecutive beats at a rate of > beats/min and lasting < 30 s. In some settings, NSVT is a marker of increased risk for subsequent sustained tachyarrhythmias and sudden cardiac death.
What is atrial tachycardia?
Atrial tachycardia (AT) is a type of abnormal heart rhythm, or arrhythmia. It occurs when the electrical signal that controls the heartbeat starts from an unusual location in the upper chambers (atria) and rapidly repeats, causing the atria to beat too quickly.