2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H30.039

Focal chorioretinal inflammation, peripheral, unspecified eye

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
  • H30.039 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Focal chorioretinal inflammation, peripheral, unsp eye
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM H30.039 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H30.039 - other international versions of ICD-10 H30.039 may differ.
The following code(s) above H30.039 contain annotation back-references
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that may be applicable to H30.039:
  • H00-H59
    2021 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
  • H30.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H30.0

    Focal chorioretinal inflammation

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Focal chorioretinitis
    • Focal choroiditis
    • Focal retinitis
    • Focal retinochoroiditis
    Focal chorioretinal inflammation
Approximate Synonyms
  • Choroiditis and chorioretinitis, focal peripheral
  • Peripheral focal choroiditis
  • Peripheral focal choroiditis and chorioretinitis
  • Peripheral focal retinitis
ICD-10-CM H30.039 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 124 Other disorders of the eye with mcc
  • 125 Other disorders of the eye without mcc

Convert H30.039 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To H30.039
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
H30.042 …… left eye
H30.043 …… bilateral
H30.049 …… unspecified eye
H30.1 Disseminated chorioretinal inflammation
H30.10 Unspecified disseminated chorioretinal inflammation
H30.101 …… right eye
H30.102 …… left eye
H30.103 …… bilateral

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