Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 363.8
Other disorders of choroid
  • Short description: Disorders of choroid NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 363.8 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 363.8 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).
  • You are viewing the 2013 version of ICD-9-CM 363.8.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 363.8: 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 363.8 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H31.8 Other specified disorders of choroid
Approximate Synonyms
  • Acquired hypopigmentation of choroid
  • Choroid tubercles
  • Choroidal effusion
  • Choroidal pigmentation
  • Congenital choroid folds
  • Congenital choroidal folds
  • Diffuse chorioretinal lesion
  • Hypertensive choroidopathy
  • Idiopathic choroid folds
  • Idiopathic choroidal folds
  • Macular areolar choroidal atrophy
  • Multiple raised chorioretinal lesions
  • Punched out chorioretinal lesion
  • Punctate inner choroidopathy
  • Serpiginous choroiditis
  • Solitary raised chorioretinal lesion
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 363.8:
  • Choroidopathy NEC 363.9
    • specified type NEC 363.8
  • Deformity 738.9
    • choroid (congenital) 743.9
      • acquired 363.8
      • plexus (congenital) 742.9
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • choroid 363.9
      • degenerative (see also Degeneration, choroid) 363.40
      • hereditary (see also Dystrophy, choroid) 363.50
      • specified type NEC 363.8
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