Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 372.55
Conjunctival pigmentations
  • Short description: Conjunctiva pigmentation.
  • ICD-9-CM 372.55 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 372.55 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).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 372.55 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H11.139 Conjunctival pigmentations, unspecified eye
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bilat conjunctival pigmentation
  • Bilateral conjunctival pigmentation
  • Conjunctival pigmentation
  • Conjunctival pigmentation, both eyes
  • L conjunctival pigmentation
  • Left conjunctival pigmentation
  • R conjunctival pigmentation
  • Right conjunctival pigmentation
Applies To
  • Conjunctival argyrosis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 372.55:
  • Argyria, argyriasis NEC 985.8
    • conjunctiva 372.55
  • Blotch, palpebral 372.55
  • Melanosis 709.09
    • conjunctiva 372.55
  • Pigmentation (abnormal) 709.00
    • conjunctiva 372.55
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