ICD-10-CM Code H44.53
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 H44.53 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the four child codes of H44.53 that describes the diagnosis 'leucocoria' in more detail.
The ICD code H445 is used to code Phthisis bulbi
Phthisis bulbi is a shrunken, non-functional eye. It may result from severe eye disease, inflammation, injury, or it may represent a complication of eye surgery. Treatment options include insertion of a prosthesis, which may be preceded by enucleation of the eye.
|ICD 9 Code:||360.41|
Phthisis bulbi of the right eye due to complication of eye surgery
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'H44.53 - Leucocoria'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code H44.53. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.