ICD-10-CM Code H54.3
Unqualified visual loss, both eyes
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
H54.3 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of unqualified visual loss, both eyes. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for H54.3 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Visual impairment category 9 in both eyes.
- DRG Group #124-125 - Other disorders of the eye with MCC.
- DRG Group #124-125 - Other disorders of the eye without MCC.
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'H54.3 - Unqualified visual loss, both eyes'
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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 369.3 was previously used, H54.3 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.