Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 368.2
Diplopia
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 368.2 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 368.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Diplopia (double vision)
Clinical Information
  • A visual symptom in which a single object is perceived by the visual cortex as two objects rather than one. Disorders associated with this condition include refractive errors; strabismus; oculomotor nerve diseases; trochlear nerve diseases; abducens nerve diseases; and diseases of the brain stem and occipital lobe.
  • The condition in which a single object appears as two objects. Also called "double vision." (from medterms.com)
Applies To
  • Double vision
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 368.2 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H53.2 Diplopia
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 368.2:
  • Diplopia 368.2
  • Double
    • vision 368.2
  • Polyopia 368.2
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