Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 369.10
Blindness one eye; low vision other eye
  • Short description: Blindness/low vision.
  • ICD-9-CM 369.10 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 369.10 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM 369.10.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Blind L eye, low vision R eye
  • Blind left eye, low vision right eye
  • Blind one eye, low vision other eye
  • Blind R eye, low vision L eye
  • Blind right eye, low vision left eye
  • One eye blind, one eye low vision
Applies To
  • Blindness, one eye, low vision other eye
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 369.10 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM H54.10 Blindness, one eye, low vision other eye, unspecified eyes
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 369.10:
  • Blindness (acquired) (congenital) (both eyes) 369.00
    • one eye 369.60
      • with low vision of other eye 369.10
  • Impaired, impairment (function)
  • Vision, visual
    • low (both eyes) 369.20
      • one eye (other eye normal) (see also Impaired, vision) 369.70
        • blindness, other eye 369.10
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