2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H50.32

Intermittent alternating esotropia

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • H50.32 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 H50.32 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H50.32 - other international versions of ICD-10 H50.32 may differ.
The following code(s) above H50.32 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 H50.32:
  • 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
  • H49-H52
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range H49-H52

    Disorders of ocular muscles, binocular movement, accommodation and refraction

    Type 2 Excludes
    • nystagmus and other irregular eye movements (H55)
    Disorders of ocular muscles, binocular movement, accommodation and refraction
ICD-10-CM H50.32 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 H50.32 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
Code annotations containing back-references to H50.32:
  • Type 1 Excludes: H50.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H50.0

    Esotropia

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Convergent concomitant strabismus
    Type 1 Excludes

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to H50.32:
  • Strabismus (congenital) (nonparalytic) H50.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H50.9

    Unspecified strabismus

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    • convergent concomitant H50.00
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H50.00

      Unspecified esotropia

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      • monocular H50.01-
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H50.01-

        Monocular esotropia

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • intermittent H50.31-
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H50.31-

          Intermittent monocular esotropia

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
          • alternating H50.32

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To H50.32
H50.17 Alternating exotropia with V pattern
H50.18 Alternating exotropia with other noncomitancies
H50.2 Vertical strabismus
H50.21 …… right eye
H50.22 …… left eye
H50.3 Intermittent heterotropia
H50.30 Unspecified intermittent heterotropia
H50.31 Intermittent monocular esotropia
H50.311 …… right eye
H50.312 …… left eye
H50.32 Intermittent alternating esotropia
H50.33 Intermittent monocular exotropia
H50.331 …… right eye
H50.332 …… left eye
H50.34 Intermittent alternating exotropia
H50.4 Other and unspecified heterotropia
H50.40 Unspecified heterotropia
H50.41 Cyclotropia
H50.411 …… right eye
H50.412 …… left eye
H50.42 Monofixation syndrome

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