Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 375.31
Acute canaliculitis lacrimal
  • Short description: Acute canaliculitis.
  • ICD-9-CM 375.31 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 375.31 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: 375.31 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H04.339 Acute lacrimal canaliculitis of unspecified lacrimal passage
Approximate Synonyms
  • Acute lacrimal canaliculitis
  • Acute lacrimal canaliculitis, both eyes
  • Bilat acute lacrimal canaliculitis
  • Bilateral acute lacrimal canaliculitis
  • L acute lacrimal canaliculitis
  • Left acute lacrimal canaliculitis
  • R acute lacrimal canaliculitis
  • Right acute lacrimal canaliculitis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 375.31:
  • Canaliculitis (lacrimal) (acute) 375.31
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