Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 743.59
Other congenital anomalies of posterior segment
  • Short description: Post segmnt anom NEC-eye.
  • ICD-9-CM 743.59 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 743.59 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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  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 743.59: 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 743.59 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Q14.8 Other congenital malformations of posterior segment of eye
Approximate Synonyms
  • Anomaly of posterior segment of eye
  • Coloboma of choroid
  • Congenital folds of the posterior segment
  • Congenital hypoplasia of fovea centralis
  • Congenital posterior segment eye anomaly
  • Fovea hypoplasia
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 743.59:
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