2022 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H15.109

Unspecified episcleritis, unspecified eye

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
  • H15.109 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2022 edition of ICD-10-CM H15.109 became effective on October 1, 2021.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H15.109 - other international versions of ICD-10 H15.109 may differ.
The following code(s) above H15.109 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 H15.109:
  • H00-H59
    2022 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
  • Episcleritis
ICD-10-CM H15.109 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v39.0):
  • 124 Other disorders of the eye with mcc
  • 125 Other disorders of the eye without mcc

Convert H15.109 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change
  • 2022 (effective 10/1/2021): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To H15.109
H15.09 Other scleritis
H15.091 …… right eye
H15.092 …… left eye
H15.093 …… bilateral
H15.099 …… unspecified eye
H15.1 Episcleritis
H15.10 Unspecified episcleritis
H15.101 …… right eye
H15.102 …… left eye
H15.103 …… bilateral
H15.109 …… unspecified eye
H15.11 Episcleritis periodica fugax
H15.111 …… right eye
H15.112 …… left eye
H15.113 …… bilateral
H15.119 …… unspecified eye
H15.12 Nodular episcleritis
H15.121 …… right eye
H15.122 …… left eye
H15.123 …… bilateral
H15.129 …… unspecified eye

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