Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 370.54
Sclerosing keratitis
  • ICD-9-CM 370.54 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 370.54 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: 370.54 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H16.339 Sclerosing keratitis, unspecified eye
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bilat sclerosing keratitis
  • Bilateral sclerosing keratitis
  • L sclerosing keratitis
  • Left sclerosing keratitis
  • R sclerosing keratitis
  • Right sclerosing keratitis
  • Sclerosing keratitis, both eyes
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 370.54:
  • Keratitis (nodular) (nonulcerative) (simple) (zonular) NEC 370.9
    • sclerosing 370.54
  • Sclerokeratitis 379.05
    • meaning sclerosing keratitis 370.54
  • Sclerosis, sclerotic
    • cornea 370.54
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