ICD-10-CM Code H15.8
Other disorders of sclera
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 H15.8 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the six child codes of H15.8 that describes the diagnosis 'other disorders of sclera' in more detail.
- H15.8 Other disorders of sclera NON-BILLABLE
- H15.81 NON-BILLABLE
- H15.82 NON-BILLABLE
- H15.83 NON-BILLABLE
- H15.84 NON-BILLABLE
- H15.85 NON-BILLABLE
- BILLABLE H15.89 Other disorders of sclera
Coding Notes for H15.8 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-2 Excludes:
Type-2 ExcludesType-2 Excludes means the excluded conditions are different, although they may appear similar. A patient may have both conditions, but one does not include the other. Excludes 2 means "not coded here."
- Blue sclera - instead, use code Q13.5
- Degenerative myopia - instead, use code H44.2-
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'H15.8 - Other disorders of sclera'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code H15.8. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.