Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 373.4
Infective dermatitis of eyelid of types resulting in deformity
  • Short description: Infect derm lid w deform.
  • ICD-9-CM 373.4 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 373.4 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).
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 373.4.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 373.4: 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 373.4 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H01.8 Other specified inflammations of eyelid
Approximate Synonyms
  • Eyelid deformity due to infectious dermatitis
  • Infective dermatitis of eyelid resulting in deformity
Code First
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 373.4:
  • Dermatitis (allergic) (contact) (occupational) (venenata) 692.9
  • Leprosy 030.9
  • Lupus 710.0
    • eyelid (see also Tuberculosis) 017.0 [373.4]
    • tuberculous (see also Tuberculosis) 017.0
      • eyelid (see also Tuberculosis) 017.0 [373.4]
  • Tarsitis (eyelid) 373.00
    • tuberculous (see also Tuberculosis) 017.0 [373.4]
  • Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (congenital) (degeneration) (disease) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (gangrene) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative) 011.9
  • Yaws 102.9
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