Glaucoma H40- >

Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as H40. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • absolute glaucoma (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H44.51

    Absolute glaucoma

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    H44.51-
    )
  • congenital glaucoma (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q15.0

    Congenital glaucoma

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Axenfeld's anomaly
    • Buphthalmos
    • Glaucoma of childhood
    • Glaucoma of newborn
    • Hydrophthalmos
    • Keratoglobus, congenital, with glaucoma
    • Macrocornea with glaucoma
    • Macrophthalmos in congenital glaucoma
    • Megalocornea with glaucoma
    Q15.0
    )
  • traumatic glaucoma due to birth injury (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P15.3

    Birth injury to eye

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
    Applicable To
    • Subconjunctival hemorrhage due to birth injury
    • Traumatic glaucoma due to birth injury
    P15.3
    )
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