Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 379.01
Episcleritis periodica fugax
  • Short description: Episclerit periodic fugx.
  • ICD-9-CM 379.01 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 379.01 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 379.01.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 379.01: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Bilat episcleritis periodica fugax
  • Bilateral episcleritis periodica fugax
  • Episcleritis periodica fugax, both eyes
  • L episcleritis periodica fugax
  • Left episcleritis periodica fugax
  • R episcleritis periodica fugax
  • Right episcleritis periodica fugax
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 379.01 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H15.119 Episcleritis periodica fugax, unspecified eye
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 379.01:
  • Episcleritis 379.00
    • periodica fugax 379.01
      • angioneurotic - see Edema, angioneurotic
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