2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H27.8

Other specified disorders of lens

The following code(s) above H27.8 contain annotation back-references
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that may be applicable to H27.8:
  • H00-H59
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range H00-H59

    Diseases of the eye and adnexa

    Note
    • Use an external cause code following the code for the eye condition, if applicable, to identify the cause of the eye condition
    Type 2 Excludes
    • 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)
    Diseases of the eye and adnexa
  • H27
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H27

    Other disorders of lens

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • congenital lens malformations (Q12.-)
    • mechanical complications of intraocular lens implant (T85.2)
    • pseudophakia (Z96.1)
    Other disorders of lens
Approximate Synonyms ICD-10-CM H27.8 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

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Code History

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to H27.8:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To H27.8
H27.12 Anterior dislocation of lens
H27.121 …… right eye
H27.122 …… left eye
H27.123 …… bilateral
H27.129 …… unspecified eye
H27.13 Posterior dislocation of lens
H27.131 …… right eye
H27.132 …… left eye
H27.133 …… bilateral
H27.139 …… unspecified eye
H27.8 Other specified disorders of lens
H27.9 Unspecified disorder of lens
H28 Cataract in diseases classified elsewhere
H30 Chorioretinal inflammation
H30.0 Focal chorioretinal inflammation
H30.00 Unspecified focal chorioretinal inflammation
H30.001 …… right eye
H30.002 …… left eye
H30.003 …… bilateral
H30.009 …… unspecified eye
H30.01 Focal chorioretinal inflammation, juxtapapillary

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