Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 377.32
Retrobulbar neuritis (acute)
  • Short description: Retrobulbar neuritis.
  • ICD-9-CM 377.32 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 377.32 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 377.32.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 377.32: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Acute retrobulbar neuritis
  • Acute retrobulbar optic neuritis
  • Bilat retrobulbar neuritis
  • Bilateral retrobulbar neuritis
  • L retrobulbar neuritis
  • Left retrobulbar neuritis
  • R retrobulbar neuritis
  • Retrobulbar neuritis
  • Retrobulbar neuritis, both eyes
  • Retrobulbar optic neuritis
  • Right retrobulbar neuritis
377.32 Excludes
  • syphilitic retrobulbar neuritis (094.85)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 377.32 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H46.10 Retrobulbar neuritis, unspecified eye
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 377.32:
  • Fasciculitis optica 377.32
  • Neuritis (see also Neuralgia) 729.2
    • retrobulbar 377.32
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