ICD-10-CM Code H44.539
Leucocoria, unspecified eye
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
H44.539 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of leucocoria, unspecified eye. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
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
- DRG Group #124-125 - Other disorders of the eye with MCC.
- DRG Group #124-125 - Other disorders of the eye without MCC.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code H44.539 and a single ICD9 code, 360.44 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.