Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 362.17
Other intraretinal microvascular abnormalities
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Retinal varices.
  • ICD-9-CM 362.17 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 362.17 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Cilioretinal artery sparing
  • Diabetic intraretinal microvascular anomaly
  • Intraretinal microvascular abnormality
  • Macular vitelliform deposits
  • Reticular varices
  • Retinal arterial tortuosity
  • Retinal arteries silverwire
  • Retinal arteriovenous nipping
  • Retinal cirsoid aneurysm
  • Retinal macroaneurysm
  • Retinal microvascular anastomosis
  • Retinal microvascular lesion
  • Retinal varices
  • Retinal vascular anomaly
  • Retinal veins dilated
  • Retinal venous loops
  • Retinociliary vein
  • Subretinal lesion
Applies To
  • Retinal varices
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 362.17 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H35.09 Other intraretinal microvascular abnormalities
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 362.17:
  • Anastomosis
    • retinal and choroidal vessels 743.58
      • acquired 362.17
  • Aneurysm (anastomotic) (artery) (cirsoid) (diffuse) (false) (fusiform) (multiple) (ruptured) (saccular) (varicose) 442.9
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
  • Lesion(s)
    • retina, retinal - see also Retinopathy
      • vascular 362.17
    • vascular 459.9
      • affecting central nervous system (see also Lesion, cerebrovascular) 437.9
      • following trauma (see also Injury, blood vessel, by site) 904.9
      • retina 362.17
      • traumatic - see Injury, blood vessel, by site
      • umbilical cord 663.6
        • affecting fetus or newborn 762.6
  • Sclerosis, sclerotic
    • retina (senile) (vascular) 362.17
  • Tortuous
    • retina vessel (congenital) 743.58
      • acquired 362.17
  • Varix (lower extremity) (ruptured) 454.9
    • retina 362.17
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