Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 930.0
Corneal foreign body
  • ICD-9-CM 930.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 930.0 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: 930.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T15.00XA Foreign body in cornea, unspecified eye, initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T15.01XA Foreign body in cornea, right eye, initial encounter
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T15.02XA Foreign body in cornea, left eye, initial encounter
Approximate Synonyms
  • Corneal rust ring
  • Foreign body in cornea
  • Foreign body in left cornea
  • Foreign body in right cornea
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 930.0:
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