2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H47.231

Glaucomatous optic atrophy, right eye

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • H47.231 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 H47.231 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H47.231 - other international versions of ICD-10 H47.231 may differ.
The following code(s) above H47.231 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 H47.231:
  • 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
Approximate Synonyms
  • Right glaucomatous optic atrophy
  • Right glaucomatous optic disc atrophy
ICD-10-CM H47.231 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 H47.231 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 H47.231
H47.149 …… unspecified eye
H47.2 Optic atrophy
H47.20 Unspecified optic atrophy
H47.21 Primary optic atrophy
H47.211 …… right eye
H47.212 …… left eye
H47.213 …… bilateral
H47.219 …… unspecified eye
H47.22 Hereditary optic atrophy
H47.23 Glaucomatous optic atrophy
H47.231 …… right eye
H47.232 …… left eye
H47.233 …… bilateral
H47.239 …… unspecified eye
H47.29 Other optic atrophy
H47.291 …… right eye
H47.292 …… left eye
H47.293 …… bilateral
H47.299 …… unspecified eye
H47.3 Other disorders of optic disc
H47.31 Coloboma of optic disc

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