Convert ICD-9-CM Diagnosis 250.53 to ICD-10-CM

250.53 can be converted to ICD-10-CM using the following scenario:
Scenario 1
  • 2020 ICD-10-CM E10.311 Type 1 diabetes mellitus with unspecified diabetic retinopathy with macular edema
    or:
  • 2020 ICD-10-CM E10.319 Type 1 diabetes mellitus with unspecified diabetic retinopathy without macular edema
    or:
  • 2020 ICD-10-CM E10.36 Type 1 diabetes mellitus with diabetic cataract
    or:
  • 2020 ICD-10-CM E10.39 Type 1 diabetes mellitus with other diabetic ophthalmic complication
  • With:
  • 2020 ICD-10-CM E10.65 Type 1 diabetes mellitus with hyperglycemia

Note: approximate conversions between ICD-9-CM codes and ICD-10-CM codes may require clinical interpretation in order to determine the most appropriate conversion code(s) for your specific coding situation.

Source: 2020 ICD-10-CM CMS General Equivalence Mappings.