Specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 369.66
One eye: near-total vision impairment; other eye: normal vision
  • Short description: NEAR-TOTAL IMPAIR/NORMAL.
  • ICD-9-CM 369.66 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 369.66 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2009 version of ICD-9-CM 369.66.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Blind L eye, normal vision R eye
  • Blind left eye, normal vision right eye
  • Impairment level: one eye: near-total impairment: other eye: normal vision
  • Near total impaired vision one eye, other eye normal
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 369.66 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H54.41 Blindness, right eye, normal vision left eye
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H54.42 Blindness, left eye, normal vision right eye
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 369.66:
  • Blindness (acquired) (congenital) (both eyes) 369.00
    • near-total
      • both eyes 369.04
        • with impairment of lesser eye (specified as)
      • one eye 369.64
        • with vision of other eye (specified as)
          • near-normal 369.65
          • normal 369.66
  • Impaired, impairment (function)
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