2018 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H04

Disorders of lacrimal system

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 H04. 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.
  • congenital malformations of lacrimal system (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q10.4

    Absence and agenesis of lacrimal apparatus

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Congenital absence of punctum lacrimale
    Q10.4-
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q10.6

    Other congenital malformations of lacrimal apparatus

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Congenital malformation of lacrimal apparatus NOS
    Q10.6
    )
The following code(s) above H04 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
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  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
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  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to H04:
  • 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
  • H00-H05
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range H00-H05

    Disorders of eyelid, lacrimal system and orbit

    Type 2 Excludes
    Disorders of eyelid, lacrimal system and orbit
Clinical Information Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To H04
H02.87 Vascular anomalies of eyelid
H02.871 Vascular anomalies of right upper eyelid
H02.872 Vascular anomalies of right lower eyelid
H02.873 Vascular anomalies of right eye, unspecified eyelid
H02.874 Vascular anomalies of left upper eyelid
H02.875 Vascular anomalies of left lower eyelid
H02.876 Vascular anomalies of left eye, unspecified eyelid
H02.879 Vascular anomalies of unspecified eye, unspecified eyelid
H02.89 Other specified disorders of eyelid
H02.9 Unspecified disorder of eyelid
H04 Disorders of lacrimal system
H04.0 Dacryoadenitis
H04.00 Unspecified dacryoadenitis
H04.001 …… right lacrimal gland
H04.002 …… left lacrimal gland
H04.003 …… bilateral lacrimal glands
H04.009 …… unspecified lacrimal gland
H04.01 Acute dacryoadenitis
H04.011 …… right lacrimal gland
H04.012 …… left lacrimal gland
H04.013 …… bilateral lacrimal glands

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.