Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 371.16
Argentous corneal deposits
  • Short description: Argentous cornea deposit.
  • ICD-9-CM 371.16 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 371.16 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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  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 371.16: 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 371.16 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H18.029 Argentous corneal deposits, unspecified eye
Approximate Synonyms
  • Argentous corneal deposit
  • Argentous corneal deposits, both eyes
  • Bilat argentous corneal deposits
  • Bilateral argentous corneal deposits
  • L argentous corneal deposits
  • Left argentous corneal deposits
  • R argentous corneal deposits
  • Right argentous corneal deposits
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 371.16:
  • Argyria, argyriasis NEC 985.8
    • cornea 371.16
  • Deposit
    • argentous, cornea 371.16
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