2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H35.89

Other specified retinal disorders

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • H35.89 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 H35.89 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H35.89 - other international versions of ICD-10 H35.89 may differ.
The following code(s) above H35.89 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 H35.89:
  • 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
  • H35.8
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H35.8

    Other specified retinal disorders

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    Other specified retinal disorders
Approximate Synonyms
  • Acute retinal necrosis
  • Acute retinal necrosis (eye condition)
  • Bilateral myopic macular degeneration
  • Bilateral purtscher retinopathy
  • Bilateral purtscher retinopathy (eye condition)
  • Bilateral retinal nerve fiber layer myelinated
  • Cotton wool spots
  • Left myopic macular degeneration
  • Left purtscher retinopathy
  • Left purtscher retinopathy (eye condition)
  • Left retinal nerve fiber layer myelinated
  • Myelinated nerve fibers of optic disc
  • Myelinated retinal nerve fiber layer of bilateral eyes
  • Myelinated retinal nerve fiber layer of left eye
  • Myelinated retinal nerve fiber layer of right eye
  • Myopic macular degeneration of bilateral eyes
  • Myopic macular degeneration of left eye
  • Myopic macular degeneration of right eye
  • Nerve fiber bundle defect
  • Photoreceptor degeneration
  • Retinal deposits
  • Retinal deposits (eye condition)
  • Retinal exudates
  • Retinal exudates and deposits
  • Retinal exudates and/or deposits
  • Retinal nerve fiber bundle defect
  • Retinal nerve fiber layer myelinated
  • Right myopic macular degeneration
  • Right purtscher retinopathy
  • Right purtscher retinopathy (eye condition)
  • Right retinal nerve fiber layer myelinated
ICD-10-CM H35.89 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 H35.89 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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to H35.89:
  • Atrophy, atrophic (of)
    • retina, retinal H35.89 (postinfectional)
  • Chalcosis - see also Disorder, globe, degenerative, chalcosis
    • retina H35.89
  • Cholesterol
  • Cyanosis R23.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R23.0

    Cyanosis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • acrocyanosis (I73.8)
    • cyanotic attacks of newborn (P28.2)
    • retina, retinal H35.89
  • Defect, defective Q89.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q89.9

    Congenital malformation, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Congenital anomaly NOS
    • Congenital deformity NOS
    • retinal nerve bundle fibers H35.89
  • Deposit
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • retina, retinal H35.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H35.9

      Unspecified retinal disorder

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      • specified NEC H35.89
  • Disorder (of) - see also Disease
    • retina H35.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H35.9

      Unspecified retinal disorder

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      • specified type NEC H35.89
  • Exudate
    • retina H35.89
  • Hyperemia (acute) (passive) R68.89
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R68.89

    Other general symptoms and signs

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    • retina H35.89
  • Phakoma H35.89

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To H35.89
H35.723 …… bilateral
H35.729 …… unspecified eye
H35.73 Hemorrhagic detachment of retinal pigment epithelium
H35.731 …… right eye
H35.732 …… left eye
H35.733 …… bilateral
H35.739 …… unspecified eye
H35.8 Other specified retinal disorders
H35.81 Retinal edema
H35.82 Retinal ischemia
H35.89 Other specified retinal disorders
H35.9 Unspecified retinal disorder
H36 Retinal disorders in diseases classified elsewhere
H40 Glaucoma
H40.0 Glaucoma suspect
H40.00 Preglaucoma, unspecified
H40.001 …… right eye
H40.002 …… left eye
H40.003 …… bilateral
H40.009 …… unspecified eye
H40.01 Open angle with borderline findings, low risk

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