ICD-10-CM Code H15.102
Unspecified episcleritis, left eye
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
H15.102 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of unspecified episcleritis, left eye. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
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
- DRG Group #124-125 - Other disorders of the eye with MCC.
- DRG Group #124-125 - Other disorders of the eye without MCC.
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 H15.102 and a single ICD9 code, 379.00 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.