Specific code 2006 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 379.39
Other disorders of lens
  • Short description: DISORDERS OF LENS NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 379.39 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 379.39 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2006 version of ICD-9-CM 379.39.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 379.39: 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 379.39 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H27.8 Other specified disorders of lens
Approximate Synonyms
  • Anterior capsule contraction
  • Denaturation of lens proteins
  • Disorder of lens
  • Disorder of lens capsule
  • Exfoliation of lens capsule
  • Interlenticular opacification
  • Lens capsule open in pseudophakia
  • Lens capsule thickening
  • Lens disorder
  • Mercurialentis
  • Phacodonesis
  • Phimosis of lens capsule
  • Piggyback intraocular lens
  • Pseudophakia
  • Zonular dehiscence
  • Zonular dialysis
  • Zonular disruption
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 379.39:
  • Cyst (mucus) (retention) (serous) (simple)
  • Deformity 738.9
    • lens (congenital) 743.9
      • acquired 379.39
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • lens (eye) 379.39
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