Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V19.0
Family history of blindness or visual loss
  • Short description: Family hx-blindness.
  • ICD-9-CM V19.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V19.0 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).
  • You are viewing the 2013 version of ICD-9-CM V19.0.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM V19.0: 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V19.0 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z82.1 Family history of blindness and visual loss
Approximate Synonyms
  • Family History of blindness or visual loss
  • Family history: Blindness/low vision
  • FH: Blindness/low vision
  • FHX of blindness or visual loss
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V19.0:
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