ICD-10-CM Code H02.529
Blepharophimosis unspecified eye, unspecified lid
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
H02.529 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of blepharophimosis unspecified eye, unspecified lid. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code H025 is used to code Blepharophimosis
Blepharophimosis is a condition where the patient has bilateral ptosis with reduced lid size, vertically and horizontally. The nasal bridge is flat and there is hypoplastic orbital rim. Both the vertical and horizontal palpebral fissures (eyelid opening) are shortened. Vignes (1889) probably first described this entity, a dysplasia of the eyelids.
|MeSH Codes:||D016569, D016569|
|ICD 9 Codes:||374.46, 743.62|
- DRG Group #124-125 - Other disorders of the eye with MCC.
- DRG Group #124-125 - Other disorders of the eye without MCC.
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Consider laterality specification
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'H02.529 - Blepharophimosis unspecified eye, unspecified lid'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code H02.529 and a single ICD9 code, 374.46 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.