Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 373.2
Chalazion
  • ICD-9-CM 373.2 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 373.2 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 373.2.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 373.2: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Chalazion (blocked oil gland eyelid)
  • Chalazion (blocked oil gland of eyelid)
  • L chalazion
  • L lower chalazion
  • L upper chalazion
  • Left chalazion
  • Left chalazion (eye condition)
  • Left lower chalazion
  • Left lower chalazion (eye condition)
  • Left upper chalazion
  • Left upper chalazion (eye condition)
  • R chalazion
  • R lower chalazion
  • R upper chalazion
  • Right chalazion
  • Right chalazion (eye condition)
  • Right lower chalazion
  • Right lower chalazion (eye condition)
  • Right upper chalazion
  • Right upper chalazion (eye condition)
373.2 Excludes
  • infected meibomian gland (373.12)
Applies To
  • Meibomian (gland) cyst
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 373.2 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H00.19 Chalazion unspecified eye, unspecified eyelid
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 373.2:
  • Chalazion 373.2
  • Cyst (mucus) (retention) (serous) (simple)
    • meibomian (gland) (retention) 373.2
    • tarsal 373.2
  • Hypertrophy, hypertrophic
    • meibomian gland 373.2
  • Meibomian
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