Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 743.49
Other congenital anomalies of anterior segment
  • Short description: Anom anter seg NEC-eye.
  • ICD-9-CM 743.49 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 743.49 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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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 743.49 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Q13.89 Other congenital malformations of anterior segment of eye
Approximate Synonyms
  • Coloboma of eye
  • Congenital anomaly of anterior chamber of eye
  • Congenital anterior chamber anomaly
  • Congenital ocular coloboma
  • Congenital sclerocornea
  • Glaucoma and corneal anomaly
  • Irido-corneal dysgenesis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 743.49:
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