Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 366.34
Cataract in degenerative ocular disorders
  • Short description: Cataract in degen dis.
  • ICD-9-CM 366.34 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 366.34 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 366.34.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 366.34: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Cataract in degenerative disorder
  • Cataract w degenerative disorder
  • Cataract with degenerative disorder
Applies To
  • Sunflower cataract
Code First
  • Code first underlying condition, as:
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 366.34 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H26.229 Cataract secondary to ocular disorders (degenerative) (inflammatory), unspecified eye
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 366.34:
  • Cataract (anterior cortical) (anterior polar) (black) (capsular) (central) (cortical) (hypermature) (immature) (incipient) (mature) 366.9
  • Cataracta 366.10
  • Chalcosis 360.24
    • crystalline lens 360.24 [366.34
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