I25.9: Chronic ischaemic heart disease, unspecified
Your heart muscle was not getting enough blood. As a result your heart tissue has been damaged.
The heart is supplied with oxygen-rich blood via the coronary arteries. The coronary arteries are blood vessels that run around the outside of the heart. Your heart muscle was not getting enough blood for a long time. Your heart got damaged as a result. As a result, it is unable to pump properly, for example.
On medical documents, the ICD code is often appended by letters that indicate the diagnostic certainty or the affected side of the body.
- G: Confirmed diagnosis
- V: Tentative diagnosis
- Z: Condition after
- A: Excluded diagnosis
- L: Left
- R: Right
- B: Both sides
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