Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 360.00
Purulent endophthalmitis, unspecified
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Purulent endophthalm NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 360.00 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 360.00 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Acanthamoeba endophthalmitis
  • Acanthamoebic endophthalmitis
  • Bilat purulent endophthalmitis
  • Bilateral purulent endophthalmitis
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Endophthalmitis due to acanthamoeba (disorder)
  • Eye infection
  • L purulent endophthalmitis
  • Left purulent endophthalmitis
  • Ocular infection
  • Purulent endophthalmitis
  • Purulent endophthalmitis, both eyes
  • R purulent endophthalmitis
  • Right purulent endophthalmitis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 360.00 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H44.009 Unspecified purulent endophthalmitis, unspecified eye
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 360.00:
  • Abscess (acute) (chronic) (infectional) (lymphangitic) (metastatic) (multiple) (pyogenic) (septic) (with lymphangitis) (see also Cellulitis) 682.9
    • eye 360.00
    • lens 360.00
  • Endophthalmia (see also Endophthalmitis) 360.00
  • Endophthalmitis (globe) (infective) (metastatic) (purulent) (subacute) 360.00
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • eye NEC 360.00
  • Intraocular - see also condition
    • sepsis 360.00
  • Sepsis (generalized) 995.91
    • intraocular 360.00
  • Ulcer, ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative 707.9
    • eye NEC 360.00
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