Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 362.34
Transient retinal arterial occlusion
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Transient arterial occlu.
  • ICD-9-CM 362.34 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 362.34 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Amaurosis fugax
  • Amaurosis fugax (one sided temporary vision loss)
  • Amaurosis fugax of left eye
  • Amaurosis fugax of right eye
  • Bilat transient retinal artery occlusion
  • Bilateral transient arterial retinal occlusion
  • L transient retinal artery occlusion
  • Left amaurosis fugax
  • Left transient arterial retinal occlusion
  • Left transient retinal artery occlusion
  • R transient retinal artery occlusion
  • Retinal artery occlusion, transient
  • Right amaurosis fugax
  • Right transient arterial retinal occlusion
  • Right transient retinal artery occlusion
  • Transient arterial retinal occlusion
  • Transient retinal artery occlusion, both eyes
Applies To
  • Amaurosis fugax
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 362.34 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H34.00 Transient retinal artery occlusion, unspecified eye
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 362.34:
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