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Other premature beats (427.69)

ICD-9 code 427.69 for Other premature beats is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range -OTHER FORMS OF HEART DISEASE (420-429).

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Code Descriptor and Instructional Notes
Other premature beats

Ventricular premature beats, contractions, or systoles

Excludes: that complicating:

abortion (634-638 with.7, 639.8)

ectopic or molar pregnancy (639.8)

labor or delivery (668.1, 669.4)

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