2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H47.099

Other disorders of optic nerve, not elsewhere classified, unspecified eye

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • H47.099 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Oth disorders of optic nerve, NEC, unsp eye
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM H47.099 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H47.099 - other international versions of ICD-10 H47.099 may differ.
The following code(s) above H47.099 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 H47.099:
  • 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
  • H47.09
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H47.09

    Other disorders of optic nerve, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Compression of optic nerve
    Other disorders of optic nerve, not elsewhere classified
Approximate Synonyms
  • Compression of optic nerve
  • Myelinated nerve fibers of optic disc
  • Optic nerve and photoreceptor degeneration
  • Optic nerve compression
  • Photoreceptor degeneration
  • Photoreceptor degeneration (eye condition)
  • Retinal nerve fiber layer myelinated
ICD-10-CM H47.099 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 123 Neurological eye disorders

Convert H47.099 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 H47.099
H47.029 …… unspecified eye
H47.03 Optic nerve hypoplasia
H47.031 …… right eye
H47.032 …… left eye
H47.033 …… bilateral
H47.039 …… unspecified eye
H47.09 Other disorders of optic nerve, not elsewhere classified
H47.091 …… right eye
H47.092 …… left eye
H47.093 …… bilateral
H47.099 …… unspecified eye
H47.1 Papilledema
H47.10 Unspecified papilledema
H47.11 …… associated with increased intracranial pressure
H47.12 …… associated with decreased ocular pressure
H47.13 …… associated with retinal disorder
H47.14 Foster-Kennedy syndrome
H47.141 …… right eye
H47.142 …… left eye
H47.143 …… bilateral
H47.149 …… unspecified eye

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