ICD-10-CM Code H16.44
Deep vascularization of cornea
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 H16.44 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the four child codes of H16.44 that describes the diagnosis 'deep vascularization of cornea' in more detail.
- H16.44 Deep vascularization of cornea NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code H164 is used to code Corneal neovascularization
Corneal neovascularization is the excessive ingrowth of blood vessels from the limbal vascular plexus into the cornea, caused by deprivation of oxygen from the air.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'H16.44 - Deep vascularization of cornea'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code H16.44. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.