2022 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H18.069

Stromal corneal pigmentations, unspecified eye

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
  • H18.069 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 H18.069 became effective on October 1, 2021.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H18.069 - other international versions of ICD-10 H18.069 may differ.
The following code(s) above H18.069 contain annotation back-references
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that may be applicable to H18.069:
  • H00-H59
    2022 ICD-10-CM Range H00-H59

    Diseases of the eye and adnexa

    • 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
  • H18.06
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H18.06

    Stromal corneal pigmentations

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Hematocornea
    Stromal corneal pigmentations
Approximate Synonyms
  • Corneal stroma hemorrhage
  • Stromal corneal hemorrhage
  • Stromal corneal pigmentation
ICD-10-CM H18.069 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 H18.069 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 H18.069
H18.049 …… unspecified eye
H18.05 Posterior corneal pigmentations
H18.051 …… right eye
H18.052 …… left eye
H18.053 …… bilateral
H18.059 …… unspecified eye
H18.06 Stromal corneal pigmentations
H18.061 …… right eye
H18.062 …… left eye
H18.063 …… bilateral
H18.069 …… unspecified eye
H18.1 Bullous keratopathy
H18.10 …… unspecified eye
H18.11 …… right eye
H18.12 …… left eye
H18.13 …… bilateral
H18.2 Other and unspecified corneal edema
H18.20 Unspecified corneal edema
H18.21 Corneal edema secondary to contact lens
H18.211 …… right eye
H18.212 …… left eye

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