Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 369.17
Better eye: moderate vision impairment; lesser eye: near-total vision impairment
  • 2014
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • Short description: One eye-mod/oth-near tot.
  • ICD-9-CM 369.17 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 369.17 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2014 version of ICD-9-CM 369.17.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 369.17: 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 369.17 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H54.10 Blindness, one eye, low vision other eye, unspecified eyes
Approximate Synonyms
  • Impairment level: better eye: moderate impairment: lesser eye: near-total impairment
  • Moderate impaired vision one eye, other eye near total
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 369.17:
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