H33

icd
Non-Billable

Retinal detachments and breaks


Guidelines

Excludes1
H33detachment of retinal pigment epithelium (H35.72-, H35.73-)
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

Unspecified retinal break
Unspecified retinal break, right eye
Unspecified retinal break, left eye
Unspecified retinal break, bilateral
Unspecified retinal break, unspecified eye
Horseshoe tear of retina without detachment
Horseshoe tear of retina without detachment, right eye
Horseshoe tear of retina without detachment, left eye
Horseshoe tear of retina without detachment, bilateral
Horseshoe tear of retina without detachment, unspecified eye