2022 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H31.019

Macula scars of posterior pole (postinflammatory) (post-traumatic), unspecified eye

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
  • H31.019 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Macula scars of posterior pole (post-traumatic), unsp eye
  • The 2022 edition of ICD-10-CM H31.019 became effective on October 1, 2021.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H31.019 - other international versions of ICD-10 H31.019 may differ.
The following code(s) above H31.019 contain annotation back-references
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that may be applicable to H31.019:
  • 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
  • H31.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H31.0

    Chorioretinal scars

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • postsurgical chorioretinal scars (H59.81-)
    Chorioretinal scars
  • H31.01
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H31.01

    Macula scars of posterior pole (postinflammatory) (post-traumatic)

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • postprocedural choriorentinal scar (H59.81-)
    Macula scars of posterior pole (postinflammatory) (post-traumatic)
Approximate Synonyms
  • Chorioretinal scar of posterior pole
  • Macula scars of posterior pole
  • Macular scar (eye condition)
  • Macular scar, posttraumatic
  • Macular scars of posterior pole
  • Post-traumatic macular scar
  • Posterior pole chorioretinal scar
  • Scarred macula
ICD-10-CM H31.019 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 H31.019 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 H31.019
H31.0 Chorioretinal scars
H31.00 Unspecified chorioretinal scars
H31.001 …… right eye
H31.002 …… left eye
H31.003 …… bilateral
H31.009 …… unspecified eye
H31.01 Macula scars of posterior pole (postinflammatory) (post-traumatic)
H31.011 …… right eye
H31.012 …… left eye
H31.013 …… bilateral
H31.019 …… unspecified eye
H31.02 Solar retinopathy
H31.021 …… right eye
H31.022 …… left eye
H31.023 …… bilateral
H31.029 …… unspecified eye
H31.09 Other chorioretinal scars
H31.091 …… right eye
H31.092 …… left eye
H31.093 …… bilateral
H31.099 …… unspecified eye

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