2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H57.9

Unspecified disorder of eye and adnexa

The following code(s) above H57.9 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to H57.9:
  • 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
Approximate Synonyms ICD-10-CM H57.9 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

Convert H57.9 to ICD-9-CM

Code History

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to H57.9:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To H57.9
H57.052 …… left eye
H57.053 …… bilateral
H57.059 …… unspecified eye
H57.09 Other anomalies of pupillary function
H57.1 Ocular pain
H57.10 …… unspecified eye
H57.11 …… right eye
H57.12 …… left eye
H57.13 …… bilateral
H57.8 Other specified disorders of eye and adnexa
H57.9 Unspecified disorder of eye and adnexa
H59 Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of eye and adnexa, not elsewhere classified
H59.0 Disorders of the eye following cataract surgery
H59.01 Keratopathy (bullous aphakic) following cataract surgery
H59.011 …… right eye
H59.012 …… left eye
H59.013 …… bilateral
H59.019 …… unspecified eye
H59.02 Cataract (lens) fragments in eye following cataract surgery
H59.021 …… right eye
H59.022 …… left eye

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