2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H30.2

Posterior cyclitis

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • H30.2 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM H30.2 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H30.2 - other international versions of ICD-10 H30.2 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Pars planitis
The following code(s) above H30.2 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 H30.2:
  • H00-H59
    2020 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
Clinical Information
  • An inflammatory disorder of the cilliary body in the uvea that affects healthy, younger individuals who are often asymptomatic. It has a long clinical course with relapses and remissions. Symptoms include mildly decreased vision and floaters. It may be associated with autoimmune disorders.
  • Form of granulomatous uveitis occurring in the region of the pars plana. This disorder is a common condition with no detectable focal pathology. It causes fibrovascular proliferation at the inferior ora serrata.
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
Code annotations containing back-references to H30.2:
  • Type 2 Excludes: H20.1
    , H20.8
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H20.1

    Chronic iridocyclitis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    Use Additional
    • code for any associated cataract (H26.21-)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H20.8

    Other iridocyclitis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to H30.2:
  • Cyclitis H20.9
    - see also Iridocyclitis
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H20.9

    Unspecified iridocyclitis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Uveitis NOS
    • posterior H30.2-

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To H30.2
H30.13 Disseminated chorioretinal inflammation, generalized
H30.131 …… right eye
H30.132 …… left eye
H30.133 …… bilateral
H30.139 …… unspecified eye
H30.14 Acute posterior multifocal placoid pigment epitheliopathy
H30.141 …… right eye
H30.142 …… left eye
H30.143 …… bilateral
H30.149 …… unspecified eye
H30.2 Posterior cyclitis
H30.20 …… unspecified eye
H30.21 …… right eye
H30.22 …… left eye
H30.23 …… bilateral
H30.8 Other chorioretinal inflammations
H30.81 Harada's disease
H30.811 …… right eye
H30.812 …… left eye
H30.813 …… bilateral
H30.819 …… unspecified eye

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