Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 360.11
Sympathetic uveitis
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 360.11 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 360.11 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Bilat sympathetic uveitis
  • Bilateral sympathetic uveitis
  • L sympathetic uveitis
  • Left sympathetic uveitis
  • R sympathetic uveitis
  • Right sympathetic uveitis
  • Sympathetic uveitis, both eyes
Clinical Information
  • Granulomatous uveitis which follows in one eye after a penetrating injury to the other eye; the secondarily affected eye is called the sympathizing eye, and the injured eye is called the exciting or activating eye.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 360.11 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H44.139 Sympathetic uveitis, unspecified eye
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 360.11:
  • Choroiditis (see also Chorioretinitis) 363.20
    • sympathetic 360.11
  • Endophthalmitis (globe) (infective) (metastatic) (purulent) (subacute) 360.00
    • sympathetic 360.11
  • Inflammation, inflamed, inflammatory (with exudation)
    • uveal tract (anterior) (see also Iridocyclitis) 364.3
      • posterior - see Chorioretinitis
      • sympathetic 360.11
  • Iridocyclitis NEC 364.3
    • sympathetic 360.11
  • Iritis 364.3
    • sympathetic 360.11
  • Irritation
    • choroid, sympathetic 360.11
    • globe, sympathetic 360.11
  • Ophthalmia (see also Conjunctivitis) 372.30
    • metastatic 360.11
    • sympathetic 360.11
  • Panuveitis 360.12
    • sympathetic 360.11
  • Uveitis (anterior) (see also Iridocyclitis) 364.3
    • allergic 360.11
    • due to
      • operation 360.11
      • toxoplasmosis (acquired) 130.2
        • congenital (active) 771.2
    • sympathetic 360.11
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