Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 370.06
Perforated corneal ulcer
  • ICD-9-CM 370.06 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 370.06 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Bilat perforated corneal ulcer
  • Bilateral perforated corneal ulcers
  • Corneal ulcer, perforated
  • L perforated corneal ulcer
  • Left perforated corneal ulcer
  • Perforated corneal ulcer, both eyes
  • R perforated corneal ulcer
  • Right perforated corneal ulcer
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 370.06 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H16.079 Perforated corneal ulcer, unspecified eye
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 370.06:
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