Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 362.56
Macular puckering of retina
  • Short description: Macular puckering.
  • ICD-9-CM 362.56 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 362.56 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Bilat macular pucker
  • Bilateral macular pucker
  • Epiretinal membrane
  • Epiretinal membrane (eye condition)
  • L macular pucker
  • Left macular pucker
  • Macular pucker
  • Macular pucker (eye condition)
  • Macular pucker, both eyes
  • R macular pucker
  • Right macular pucker
Applies To
  • Preretinal fibrosis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 362.56 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H35.379 Puckering of macula, unspecified eye
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 362.56:
  • Fibrosis, fibrotic
    • preretinal 362.56
  • Puckering, macula 362.56
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