2022 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H31.103

Choroidal degeneration, unspecified, bilateral

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
  • H31.103 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 H31.103 became effective on October 1, 2021.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H31.103 - other international versions of ICD-10 H31.103 may differ.
The following code(s) above H31.103 contain annotation back-references
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that may be applicable to H31.103:
  • 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
  • H31.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H31.1

    Choroidal degeneration

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • angioid streaks of macula (H35.33)
    Choroidal degeneration
  • H31.10
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H31.10

    Unspecified choroidal degeneration

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Choroidal sclerosis NOS
    Unspecified choroidal degeneration
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bilateral central total choroid atrophy
  • Bilateral choroid degeneration
  • Bilateral familial pseudoinflammatory macular degeneration (eye condition)
  • Bilateral total central choroid atrophy
  • Choroid degeneration, both eyes
  • Familial pseudoinflammatory macular degeneration of bilateral eyes
ICD-10-CM H31.103 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 H31.103 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 H31.103
H31.029 …… unspecified eye
H31.09 Other chorioretinal scars
H31.091 …… right eye
H31.092 …… left eye
H31.093 …… bilateral
H31.099 …… unspecified eye
H31.1 Choroidal degeneration
H31.10 Unspecified choroidal degeneration
H31.101 Choroidal degeneration, unspecified, right eye
H31.102 Choroidal degeneration, unspecified, left eye
H31.103 Choroidal degeneration, unspecified, bilateral
H31.109 Choroidal degeneration, unspecified, unspecified eye
H31.11 Age-related choroidal atrophy
H31.111 …… right eye
H31.112 …… left eye
H31.113 …… bilateral
H31.119 …… unspecified eye
H31.12 Diffuse secondary atrophy of choroid
H31.121 …… right eye
H31.122 …… left eye
H31.123 …… bilateral

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