H18

icd
Non-Billable

Other disorders of cornea


Guidelines

Excludes 2
7
  • 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)
  • diabetes mellitus related eye conditions (E09.3-, E10.3-, E11.3-, E13.3-)
  • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
  • injury (trauma) of eye and orbit (S05.-)
  • 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)
  • syphilis related eye disorders (A50.01, A50.3-, A51.43, A52.71)
Notes
7Use an external cause code following the code for the eye condition, if applicable, to identify the cause of the eye condition

Related Codes

Corneal ectasia, right eye
Corneal ectasia, left eye
Corneal ectasia, bilateral
Corneal ectasia, unspecified eye
Corneal staphyloma
Corneal staphyloma, right eye
Corneal staphyloma, left eye
Corneal staphyloma, bilateral
Corneal staphyloma, unspecified eye
Descemetocele