Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 363.20
Chorioretinitis, unspecified
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Chorioretinitis NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 363.20 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 363.20 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Bilat chorioretinitis
  • Bilat choroiditis
  • Bilat diffuse subretinal fibrosis
  • Bilat multifocal choroiditis and panuveitis
  • Bilat multiple evanescent white dot syndrome
  • Bilat punctate inner choroiditis
  • Bilat serpiginous choroiditis
  • Bilateral chorioretinitis
  • Bilateral choroiditis
  • Bilateral diffuse subretinal fibrosis
  • Bilateral multifocal choroiditis and panuveitis syndrome
  • Bilateral multiple evanescent white dot syndrome
  • Bilateral punctate inner choroidopathy
  • Bilateral serpiginous choroiditis
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Chorioretinitis due to cytomegalovirus (disorder)
  • Chorioretinitis, both eyes
  • Choroiditis
  • Choroiditis, both eyes
  • CMV chorioretinitis
  • Cytomegaloviral retinitis
  • Cytomegalovirus chorioretinitis
  • Cytomegalovirus retinitis
  • Diffuse subretinal fibrosis
  • Diffuse subretinal fibrosis, both eyes
  • L chorioretinitis
  • L choroiditis
  • L diffuse subretinal fibrosis
  • L multifocal choroiditis and panuveitis
  • L multiple evanescent white dot syndrome
  • L punctate inner choroiditis
  • L serpiginous choroiditis
  • Left chorioretinitis
  • Left choroiditis
  • Left diffuse subretinal fibrosis
  • Left multifocal choroiditis and panuveitis
  • Left multifocal choroiditis and panuveitis syndrome
  • Left multiple evanescent white dot syndrome
  • Left punctate inner choroiditis
  • Left punctate inner choroidopathy
  • Left serpiginous choroiditis
  • Multifocal choroiditis and panuveitis
  • Multifocal choroiditis and panuveitis syndrome
  • Multifocal choroiditis and panuveitis, both eyes
  • Multiple evanescent white dot syndrome
  • Multiple evanescent white dot syndrome, both eyes
  • Punctate inner choroiditis
  • Punctate inner choroiditis, both eyes
  • Punctate inner choroidopathy
  • R chorioretinitis
  • R choroiditis
  • R diffuse subretinal fibrosis
  • R multifocal choroiditis and panuveitis
  • R multiple evanescent white dot syndrome
  • R punctate inner choroiditis
  • R serpiginous choroiditis
  • Retinitis
  • Right chorioretinitis
  • Right choroiditis
  • Right diffuse subretinal fibrosis
  • Right multifocal choroiditis and panuveitis
  • Right multifocal choroiditis and panuveitis syndrome
  • Right multiple evanescent white dot syndrome
  • Right punctate inner choroiditis
  • Right punctate inner choroidopathy
  • Right serpiginous choroiditis
  • Serpiginous choroiditis
  • Serpiginous choroiditis, both eyes
Clinical Information
  • Inflammation of the choroid in which the sensory retina becomes edematous and opaque; inflammatory cells and exudate may burst through the sensory retina to cloud the vitreous body.
  • Inflammation of the choroid, the membrane covering most of the posterior of the eye between the retina and sclera.
  • Inflammation of the retina.
Applies To
  • Choroiditis NOS
  • Retinitis NOS
  • Uveitis, posterior NOS
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 363.20 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H30.93 Unspecified chorioretinal inflammation, bilateral
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 363.20:
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