Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 372.71
Hyperemia of conjunctiva
  • ICD-9-CM 372.71 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 372.71 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 372.71: 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 372.71 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H11.439 Conjunctival hyperemia, unspecified eye
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bilat conjunctival hyperemia
  • Bilateral conjunctival hyperemia
  • Conjunctival hyperemia
  • Conjunctival hyperemia, both eyes
  • L conjunctival hyperemia
  • Left conjunctival hyperemia
  • R conjunctival hyperemia
  • Right conjunctival hyperemia
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 372.71:
  • Congestion, congestive
    • conjunctiva 372.71
    • eye 372.71
  • Cyanosis 782.5
    • conjunctiva 372.71
  • Hyperemia (acute) 780.99
    • conjunctiva 372.71
    • eye 372.71
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