Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 930.9
Foreign body in unspecified site on external eye
  • Short description: Foreign bdy ext eye NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 930.9 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 930.9 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 930.9.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 930.9: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Foreign body on external eye
  • Foreign body on left external eye
  • Foreign body on right external eye
  • Foreign object on external eye
Applies To
  • External eye NOS
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 930.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T15.90XA Foreign body on external eye, part unspecified, unspecified eye, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T15.91XA Foreign body on external eye, part unspecified, right eye, initial encounter
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T15.92XA Foreign body on external eye, part unspecified, left eye, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 930.9:
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