Did you know? Myocardial injury has a new ICD-10 code and is a CC.
FY2022 Elevated troponin levels (in the absence of criteria that would meet MI) should be documented as myocardial injury.
I5A: Non-ischemic (non-traumatic) myocardial injury
• Elevated troponin that is not due to myocardial infarction
• Elevated troponin not related to cardiac contusion (not due to trauma)
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