2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H35.3223

Exudative age-related macular degeneration, left eye, with inactive scar

    2017 - New Code 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Adult Dx (15-124 years)
  • H35.3223 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Exudative age-rel mclr degn, left eye, with inactive scar
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM H35.3223 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H35.3223 - other international versions of ICD-10 H35.3223 may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • H35.3223 is applicable to adult patients aged 15 - 124 years inclusive.
The following code(s) above H35.3223 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
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  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
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that may be applicable to H35.3223:
  • 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
  • H35.32
    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
    Applicable To
    • Wet age-related macular degeneration
    Exudative age-related macular degeneration
ICD-10-CM H35.3223 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 H35.3223 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To H35.3223
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
H35.323 Exudative age-related macular degeneration, bilateral
H35.3230 …… stage unspecified
H35.3231 …… with active choroidal neovascularization
H35.3232 …… with inactive choroidal neovascularization
H35.3233 …… with inactive scar
H35.329 Exudative age-related macular degeneration, unspecified eye
H35.3290 …… stage unspecified
H35.3291 …… with active choroidal neovascularization
H35.3292 …… with inactive choroidal neovascularization
H35.3293 …… with inactive scar

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