2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H35.32

Exudative age-related macular degeneration

    2016 2017 - Converted to Parent Code 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • H35.32 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 H35.32 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H35.32 - other international versions of ICD-10 H35.32 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Wet age-related macular degeneration
The following code(s) above H35.32 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 H35.32:
  • H00-H59
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range H00-H59

    Diseases of the eye and adnexa

    Note
    • 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
  • Age related macular degeneration, exudative
  • Age-related exudative macular degeneration of left eye
  • Age-related exudative macular degeneration of right eye
  • Bilateral age-related exudative degeneration of macula
  • Bilateral exudative age related macular degeneration
  • Left exudative age related macular degeneration
  • Right exudative age related macular degeneration
Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): Deleted code
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): New code
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to H35.32:
  • Degeneration, degenerative
    • macula, macular (acquired) (age-related) (senile) H35.30
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H35.30

      Unspecified macular degeneration

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Adult Dx (15-124 years)
      Applicable To
      • Age-related macular degeneration
      • exudative H35.32-
      • wet age-related H35.32-
    • retina H35.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H35.9

      Unspecified retinal disorder

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    • Kuhnt-Junius H35.32- - see also Degeneration, macula
  • Kuhnt-Junius degeneration H35.32- - see also Degeneration, macula

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To H35.32
H35.3131 …… early dry stage
H35.3132 …… intermediate dry stage
H35.3133 …… advanced atrophic without subfoveal involvement
H35.3134 …… advanced atrophic with subfoveal involvement
H35.319 Nonexudative age-related macular degeneration, unspecified eye
H35.3190 …… stage unspecified
H35.3191 …… early dry stage
H35.3192 …… intermediate dry stage
H35.3193 …… advanced atrophic without subfoveal involvement
H35.3194 …… advanced atrophic with subfoveal involvement
H35.32 Exudative age-related macular degeneration
H35.321 Exudative age-related macular degeneration, right eye
H35.3210 …… stage unspecified
H35.3211 …… with active choroidal neovascularization
H35.3212 …… with inactive choroidal neovascularization
H35.3213 …… with inactive scar
H35.322 Exudative age-related macular degeneration, left eye
H35.3220 …… stage unspecified
H35.3221 …… with active choroidal neovascularization
H35.3222 …… with inactive choroidal neovascularization
H35.3223 …… with inactive scar

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