Specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 374.31
Paralytic ptosis
  • ICD-9-CM 374.31 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.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Bilat paralytic ptosis
  • Bilateral paralytic ptosis
  • L paralytic ptosis
  • Left paralytic ptosis
  • Paralytic ptosis, both eyes
  • R paralytic ptosis
  • Right paralytic ptosis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 374.31 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H02.439 Paralytic ptosis unspecified eyelid
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 374.31:
  • Paralysis, paralytic (complete) (incomplete) 344.9
    • levator palpebrae superioris 374.31
  • Ptosis (adiposa) 374.30
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