ICD-10-CM Code H53.32
Fusion with defective stereopsis
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
H53.32 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of fusion with defective stereopsis. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code H53 is used to code Macropsia
Macropsia (also known as megalopia) is a neurological condition affecting human visual perception, in which objects within an affected section of the visual field appear larger than normal, causing the person to feel smaller than they actually are. Macropsia, along with its opposite condition, micropsia, can be categorized under dysmetropsia. Macropsia is related to other conditions dealing with visual perception, such as aniseikonia and Alice in Wonderland Syndrome (AIWS, also known as Todd’s syndrome). Macropsia has a wide range of causes, from prescription and illicit drugs, to migraines and (rarely) complex partial epilepsy, and to different retinal conditions, such as epiretinal membrane. Physiologically, retinal macropsia results from the compression of cones in the eye. It is the compression of receptor distribution that results in greater stimulation and thus a larger perceived image of an object.
|ICD 9 Code:
- DRG Group #124-125 - Other disorders of the eye with MCC.
- DRG Group #124-125 - Other disorders of the eye without MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Fusion with defective stereopsis (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'H53.32 - Fusion with defective stereopsis'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code 368.33 was previously used, H53.32 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.