Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 370.33
Keratoconjunctivitis sicca not specified as sjogren's
  • Short description: Keratoconjunctivit sicca.
  • ICD-9-CM 370.33 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 370.33 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM 370.33.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 370.33: 2012 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 370.33 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H16.229 Keratoconjunctivitis sicca, not specified as Sjögren's, unspecified eye
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bilat keratoconjunctivitis sicca, not in Sjogrens syndrome
  • Bilateral keratoconjunctivitis sicca (excluding Sj?gren syndrome)
  • Bilateral keratoconjunctivitis sicca (excluding Sj�gren syndrome)
  • Keratoconjunctivitis sicca (excluding Sjögren syndrome)
  • Keratoconjunctivitis sicca (excluding Sj�gren syndrome)
  • Keratoconjunctivitis sicca, both eyes
  • Keratoconjunctivitis sicca, not in Sjogrens syndrome
  • L keratoconjunctivitis sicca, not in Sjogrens syndrome
  • Left keratoconjunctivitis sicca
  • Left keratoconjunctivitis sicca (excluding Sj?gren syndrome)
  • Left keratoconjunctivitis sicca (excluding Sj�gren syndrome)
  • R keratoconjunctivitis sicca, not in Sjogrens syndrome
  • Right keratoconjunctivitis sicca
  • Right keratoconjunctivitis sicca (excluding Sj?gren syndrome)
  • Right keratoconjunctivitis sicca (excluding Sj�gren syndrome)
370.33 Excludes
  • Sjögren's syndrome (710.2)
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 370.33:
  • Keratoconjunctivitis (see also Keratitis) 370.40
    • sicca (Sjögren's syndrome) 710.2
      • not in Sjögren's syndrome 370.33
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