ICD-10-CM Code H21.5
Other and unspecified adhesions and disruptions of iris and ciliary body
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 H21.5 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the seven child codes of H21.5 that describes the diagnosis 'oth and unsp adhes and disruptions of iris and ciliary body' in more detail.
- H21.5 Other and unspecified adhesions and disruptions of iris and ciliary body NON-BILLABLE
- H21.50 adhesions of iris NON-BILLABLE
- H21.51 NON-BILLABLE
- H21.52 NON-BILLABLE
- H21.53 NON-BILLABLE
- H21.54 NON-BILLABLE
- H21.55 of NON-BILLABLE
- H21.56 NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code H215 is used to code Iridodialysis
Iridodialysis, sometimes known as a coredialysis, is a localized separation or tearing away of the iris from its attachment to the ciliary body.
|ICD 9 Code:||364.76|
Iridodialysis caused by blunt trauma to the eye
Coding Notes for H21.5 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Corectopia - instead, use code Q13.2