Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 375.69
Other changes of lacrimal passages
  • Short description: Lacrim passge change NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 375.69 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 375.69 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 375.69.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 375.69: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Disorder of lacrimal passage
  • Lacrimal passage disorder
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 375.69 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H04.69 Other changes of lacrimal passages
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 375.69:
  • Deformity 738.9
    • caruncle, lacrimal (congenital) 743.9
      • acquired 375.69
    • lacrimal apparatus or duct (congenital) 743.9
      • acquired 375.69
  • Dilatation
    • lacrimal passages 375.69
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • tear duct 375.69
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