ICD-10-CM Code H50.8
Other specified strabismus
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 H50.8 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the two child codes of H50.8 that describes the diagnosis 'other specified strabismus' in more detail.
- H50.8 Other specified strabismus NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code H508 is used to code Duane syndrome
Duane syndrome is a congenital rare type of strabismus most commonly characterized by the inability of the eye to move outwards. The syndrome was first described by ophthalmologists Jakob Stilling (1887) and Siegmund Türk (1896), and subsequently named after Alexander Duane, who discussed the disorder in more detail in 1905.
|ICD 9 Code:||378.71|
Duane Syndrome type I in left eye. 10-year-old girl.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Strabismus due to thyroid eye disease (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'H50.8 - Other specified strabismus'
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