Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 098.43
Gonococcal keratitis
  • ICD-9-CM 098.43 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 098.43 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).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 098.43 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM A54.33 Gonococcal keratitis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 098.43:
  • Keratitis (nodular) (nonulcerative) (simple) (zonular) NEC 370.9
    • gonococcal (congenital) (prenatal) 098.43
  • Keratoconjunctivitis (see also Keratitis) 370.40
    • gonococcal 098.43
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