ICD-10-CM Code H17.81
Minor opacity 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 H17.81 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the four child codes of H17.81 that describes the diagnosis 'minor opacity of cornea' in more detail.
- H17.81 Minor opacity of cornea NON-BILLABLE
Coding Notes for H17.81 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Corneal nebula
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'H17.81 - Minor opacity of cornea'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code H17.81. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.