2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H43.89

Other disorders of vitreous body

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • H43.89 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM H43.89 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H43.89 - other international versions of ICD-10 H43.89 may differ.
The following code(s) above H43.89 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 H43.89:
  • H00-H59
    2019 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
  • H43.8
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H43.8

    Other disorders of vitreous body

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • proliferative vitreo-retinopathy with retinal detachment (H33.4-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    Other disorders of vitreous body
Approximate Synonyms
  • Vitritis
  • Vitritis (eye condition)
ICD-10-CM H43.89 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 124 Other disorders of the eye with mcc
  • 125 Other disorders of the eye without mcc

Convert H43.89 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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to H43.89:
  • Adhesions, adhesive (postinfective) K66.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K66.0

    Peritoneal adhesions (postprocedural) (postinfection)

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Adhesions (of) abdominal (wall)
    • Adhesions (of) diaphragm
    • Adhesions (of) intestine
    • Adhesions (of) male pelvis
    • Adhesions (of) omentum
    • Adhesions (of) stomach
    • Adhesive bands
    • Mesenteric adhesions
    Type 1 Excludes
    • female pelvic adhesions [bands] (N73.6)
    • peritoneal adhesions with intestinal obstruction (K56.5-)
    • vitreous H43.89
  • Cyst (colloid) (mucous) (simple) (retention)
    • vitreous body H43.89
  • Deformity Q89.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q89.9

    Congenital malformation, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Congenital anomaly NOS
    • Congenital deformity NOS
    • vitreous body, acquired H43.89
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • vitreous H43.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H43.9

      Unspecified disorder of vitreous body

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      • specified NEC H43.89
  • Disorder (of) - see also Disease
    • vitreous body H43.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H43.9

      Unspecified disorder of vitreous body

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      • specified type NEC H43.89
  • Infiltrate, infiltration
    • inflammatory in vitreous H43.89
    • vitreous body H43.89
  • Synchysis H43.89 (scintillans) (senile) (vitreous body)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To H43.89
H43.81 Vitreous degeneration
H43.811 …… right eye
H43.812 …… left eye
H43.813 …… bilateral
H43.819 …… unspecified eye
H43.82 Vitreomacular adhesion
H43.821 …… right eye
H43.822 …… left eye
H43.823 …… bilateral
H43.829 …… unspecified eye
H43.89 Other disorders of vitreous body
H43.9 Unspecified disorder of vitreous body
H44 Disorders of globe
H44.0 Purulent endophthalmitis
H44.00 Unspecified purulent endophthalmitis
H44.001 …… right eye
H44.002 …… left eye
H44.003 …… bilateral
H44.009 …… unspecified eye
H44.01 Panophthalmitis (acute)
H44.011 …… right eye

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