2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I60.3

Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from posterior communicating artery

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • I60.3 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • Short description: Ntrm subarach hemorrhage from posterior communicating artery
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM I60.3 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of I60.3 - other international versions of ICD-10 I60.3 may differ.
The following code(s) above I60.3 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to I60.3:
  • I00-I99
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range I00-I99

    Diseases of the circulatory system

    Type 2 Excludes
    • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
    • certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
    • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
    • congenital malformations, deformations, and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
    • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
    • injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
    • neoplasms (C00-D49)
    • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)
    • systemic connective tissue disorders (M30-M36)
    • transient cerebral ischemic attacks and related syndromes (G45.-)
    Diseases of the circulatory system
  • I60-I69
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range I60-I69

    Cerebrovascular diseases

    Type 1 Excludes
    • traumatic intracranial hemorrhage (S06.-)
    Use Additional
    • code to identify presence of:
    • alcohol abuse and dependence (F10.-)
    • exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (Z77.22)
    • history of tobacco dependence (Z87.891)
    • hypertension (I10-I16)
    • occupational exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (Z57.31)
    • tobacco dependence (F17.-)
    • tobacco use (Z72.0)
    Cerebrovascular diseases
  • I60
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I60

    Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • syphilitic ruptured cerebral aneurysm (A52.05)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • sequelae of subarachnoid hemorrhage (I69.0-)
    Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage
Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to I60.3:
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic (concealed) R58
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R58

    Hemorrhage, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Hemorrhage NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • hemorrhage included with underlying conditions, such as:
    • acute duodenal ulcer with hemorrhage (K26.0)
    • acute gastritis with bleeding (K29.01)
    • ulcerative enterocolitis with rectal bleeding (K51.01)
    • intracranial (nontraumatic) I62.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I62.9

      Nontraumatic intracranial hemorrhage, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      • subarachnoid (nontraumatic) (from) I60.9
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I60.9

        Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage, unspecified

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
        • intracranial (cerebral) I60.7
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I60.7

          Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from unspecified intracranial artery

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
          Applicable To
          • Ruptured (congenital) berry aneurysm
          • Ruptured (congenital) cerebral aneurysm
          • Subarachnoid hemorrhage (nontraumatic) from cerebral artery NOS
          • Subarachnoid hemorrhage (nontraumatic) from communicating artery NOS
          Type 1 Excludes
          • berry aneurysm, nonruptured (I67.1)
          • communicating I60.7
            ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I60.7

            Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from unspecified intracranial artery

              2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
            Applicable To
            • Ruptured (congenital) berry aneurysm
            • Ruptured (congenital) cerebral aneurysm
            • Subarachnoid hemorrhage (nontraumatic) from cerebral artery NOS
            • Subarachnoid hemorrhage (nontraumatic) from communicating artery NOS
            Type 1 Excludes
            • berry aneurysm, nonruptured (I67.1)
            • posterior I60.3-
          • posterior communicating I60.3-

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To I60.3
I60 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage
I60.0 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from carotid siphon and bifurcation
I60.00 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from unspecified carotid siphon and bifurcation
I60.01 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from right carotid siphon and bifurcation
I60.02 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from left carotid siphon and bifurcation
I60.1 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from middle cerebral artery
I60.10 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from unspecified middle cerebral artery
I60.11 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from right middle cerebral artery
I60.12 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from left middle cerebral artery
I60.2 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from anterior communicating artery
I60.3 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from posterior communicating artery
I60.30 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from unspecified posterior communicating artery
I60.31 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from right posterior communicating artery
I60.32 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from left posterior communicating artery
I60.4 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from basilar artery
I60.5 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from vertebral artery
I60.50 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from unspecified vertebral artery
I60.51 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from right vertebral artery
I60.52 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from left vertebral artery
I60.6 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from other intracranial arteries
I60.7 Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage from unspecified intracranial artery

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