Specific code 2006 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 743.36
Congenital anomalies of lens shape
  • Short description: ANOMALIES OF LENS SHAPE.
  • ICD-9-CM 743.36 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 743.36 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2006 version of ICD-9-CM 743.36.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 743.36: 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Congenital anomaly of lens shape
Applies To
  • Microphakia
  • Spherophakia
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 743.36 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q12.4 Spherophakia
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q12.8 Other congenital lens malformations
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 743.36:
  • Anomaly, anomalous (congenital) (unspecified type) 759.9
  • Coloboma NEC 743.49
    • lens 743.36
  • Distortion (congenital)
    • lens 743.36
  • Imperfect
  • Increase, increased
    • sphericity, lens 743.36
  • Lenticonus (anterior) (posterior) (congenital) 743.36
  • Lentiglobus (posterior) (congenital) 743.36
  • Microphakia (congenital) 743.36
  • Sphericity, increased, lens 743.36
  • Spherophakia 743.36
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