2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H35.149

Retinopathy of prematurity, stage 3, unspecified eye

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • H35.149 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM H35.149 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H35.149 - other international versions of ICD-10 H35.149 may differ.
The following code(s) above H35.149 contain annotation back-references
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that may be applicable to H35.149:
  • 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
  • H35
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H35

    Other retinal disorders

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    Other retinal disorders
Approximate Synonyms
  • Retinopathy of prematurity stage 3 - ridge with extraretinal fibrovascular proliferation
  • Retinopathy of prematurity, stage 3
ICD-10-CM H35.149 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 H35.149 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 H35.149
H35.129 …… unspecified eye
H35.13 Retinopathy of prematurity, stage 2
H35.131 …… right eye
H35.132 …… left eye
H35.133 …… bilateral
H35.139 …… unspecified eye
H35.14 Retinopathy of prematurity, stage 3
H35.141 …… right eye
H35.142 …… left eye
H35.143 …… bilateral
H35.149 …… unspecified eye
H35.15 Retinopathy of prematurity, stage 4
H35.151 …… right eye
H35.152 …… left eye
H35.153 …… bilateral
H35.159 …… unspecified eye
H35.16 Retinopathy of prematurity, stage 5
H35.161 …… right eye
H35.162 …… left eye
H35.163 …… bilateral
H35.169 …… unspecified eye

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