2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H30.021

Focal chorioretinal inflammation of posterior pole, right eye

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • H30.021 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Focal chorioretin inflammation of posterior pole, right eye
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM H30.021 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H30.021 - other international versions of ICD-10 H30.021 may differ.
The following code(s) above H30.021 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
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that may be applicable to H30.021:
  • H00-H59
    2020 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
  • H30.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H30.0

    Focal chorioretinal inflammation

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Focal chorioretinitis
    • Focal choroiditis
    • Focal retinitis
    • Focal retinochoroiditis
    Focal chorioretinal inflammation
Approximate Synonyms
  • Right posterior pole focal chorioretinitis
  • Right posterior pole focal choroiditis
  • Right posterior pole focal retinitis
ICD-10-CM H30.021 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 124 Other disorders of the eye with mcc
  • 125 Other disorders of the eye without mcc

Convert H30.021 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To H30.021
H30.001 …… right eye
H30.002 …… left eye
H30.003 …… bilateral
H30.009 …… unspecified eye
H30.01 Focal chorioretinal inflammation, juxtapapillary
H30.011 …… right eye
H30.012 …… left eye
H30.013 …… bilateral
H30.019 …… unspecified eye
H30.02 Focal chorioretinal inflammation of posterior pole
H30.021 …… right eye
H30.022 …… left eye
H30.023 …… bilateral
H30.029 …… unspecified eye
H30.03 Focal chorioretinal inflammation, peripheral
H30.031 …… right eye
H30.032 …… left eye
H30.033 …… bilateral
H30.039 …… unspecified eye
H30.04 Focal chorioretinal inflammation, macular or paramacular
H30.041 …… right eye

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