ICD-10-CM Code H15.10
Non-Billable CodeNon-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 Code H15.10 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the four child codes of H15.10 that describes the diagnosis 'unspecified episcleritis' in more detail.
- H15.10 Unspecified episcleritis NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code H151 is used to code Episcleritis
Episcleritis is a benign, self-limiting inflammatory disease affecting part of the eye called the episclera. The episclera is a thin layer of tissue that lies between the conjunctiva and the connective tissue layer that forms the white of the eye (sclera). Episcleritis is a common condition, and is characterized by the abrupt onset of mild eye pain and redness.
|ICD 9 Code:||379.0|
Eye with Episcleritis
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'H15.10 - Unspecified episcleritis'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code H15.10. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.