H46

icd
Non-Billable

Optic neuritis


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)
H46
  • ischemic optic neuropathy (H47.01-)
  • neuromyelitis optica [Devic] (G36.0)
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

H46icd
Optic neuritis
Optic papillitis
Optic papillitis, unspecified eye
Optic papillitis, right eye
Optic papillitis, left eye
Optic papillitis, bilateral
Retrobulbar neuritis
Retrobulbar neuritis, unspecified eye
Retrobulbar neuritis, right eye
Retrobulbar neuritis, left eye