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ICD-10-CM Code H02.40
Unspecified ptosis of eyelid

Non-Billable Code
Non-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
| ICD-10 from 2011 - 2016

ICD Code H02.40 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the four child codes of H02.40 that describes the diagnosis 'unspecified ptosis of eyelid' in more detail.

The ICD code H024 is used to code Ptosis (eyelid)

Ptosis /ˈtoʊsɪs/ (from Greek Ptosis "Blepharoptosis" or πτῶσις, to "fall") is a drooping or falling of the upper eyelid. The drooping may be worse after being awake longer, when the individual's muscles are tired. This condition is sometimes called "lazy eye", but that term normally refers to amblyopia. If severe enough and left untreated, the drooping eyelid can cause other conditions, such as amblyopia or astigmatism. This is why it is especially important for this disorder to be treated in children at a young age, before it can interfere with vision development.

Specialty: Ophthalmology, Neurology
MeSH Code: D001763
ICD 9 Code: 374.3

Ptosis of the left eyelid (unilateral ptosis). A headshot daguerreotype of an unidentified male, by William Bell in 1852.

Source: Wikipedia

ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'H02.40 - Unspecified ptosis of eyelid'

The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code H02.40. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.

Parent Code: H02.4 - Ptosis of eyelid

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