Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 363.63
Choroidal rupture
  • ICD-9-CM 363.63 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 363.63 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 363.63: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Bilat choroid rupture
  • Bilateral choroid rupture
  • Choroid rupture
  • Choroid rupture, both eyes
  • L choroid rupture
  • Left choroid rupture
  • R choroid rupture
  • Right choroid rupture
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 363.63 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H31.329 Choroidal rupture, unspecified eye
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 363.63:
  • Rupture, ruptured 553.9
    • choroid (direct) (indirect) (traumatic) 363.63
  • Wound, open (by cutting or piercing instrument) (by firearms) (cut) (dissection) (incised) (laceration) (penetration) (perforating) (puncture) (with initial hemorrhage, not internal) 879.8
    • choroid 363.63
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