Age-related cataract


Excludes 2
  • 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)
H25capsular glaucoma with pseudoexfoliation of lens (H40.1-)
7Use an external cause code following the code for the eye condition, if applicable, to identify the cause of the eye condition

Related Codes

Age-related cataract
Age-related incipient cataract
Cortical age-related cataract
Cortical age-related cataract, right eye
Cortical age-related cataract, left eye
Cortical age-related cataract, bilateral
Cortical age-related cataract, unspecified eye
Anterior subcapsular polar age-related cataract
Anterior subcapsular polar age-related cataract, right eye
Anterior subcapsular polar age-related cataract, left eye