Diagnosis Code


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: I49.3

Short Description: Ventricular premature depolarization

Long Description: Ventricular premature depolarization

The code I49.3 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Diseases of the circulatory system (I00–I99)
    • Other forms of heart disease (I30-I52)
      • Other cardiac arrhythmias (I49)
        • I49.3 Ventricular premature depolarization

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


  • ECG: ventricular ectopics
  • Idioventricular rhythm
  • Interpolated PVCs
  • Multifocal PVCs
  • Multiple premature ventricular complexes
  • Multiple ventricular interpolated complexes
  • Paired ventricular premature complexes
  • Paired ventricular premature complexes on electrocardiogram
  • Robin sequence
  • Run of ventricular premature complexes
  • Unifocal PVCs
  • Ventricular bigeminy
  • Ventricular escape rhythm on electrocardiogram
  • Ventricular extrasystoles with syncope, perodactyly and Robin sequence syndrome
  • Ventricular interpolated complexes
  • Ventricular premature beats
  • Ventricular premature complex
  • Ventricular quadrigeminy
  • Ventricular trigeminy

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code I49.3 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0)
  • 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)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
I49.3 Right Arrow 427.69 Premature beats NEC

This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
I49 Other cardiac arrhythmias
I49.0 Ventricular fibrillation and flutter
I49.01 Ventricular fibrillation
I49.02 Ventricular flutter
I49.1 Atrial premature depolarization
I49.2 Junctional premature depolarization
I49.4 Other and unspecified premature depolarization
I49.40 Unspecified premature depolarization
I49.49 Other premature depolarization
I49.5 Sick sinus syndrome
I49.8 Other specified cardiac arrhythmias
I49.9 Cardiac arrhythmia, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2020