Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 371.23
Bullous keratopathy
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 371.23 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 371.23 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Aphakic bullous keratopathy
  • Aphakic corneal edema
  • Bilat bullous keratopathy
  • Bilateral bullous keratopathy
  • Bullous keratopathy, both eyes
  • L bullous keratopathy
  • Left bullous keratopathy
  • Pseudophakic bullous keratopathy
  • Pseudophakic corneal edema
  • R bullous keratopathy
  • Right bullous keratopathy
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 371.23 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H18.13 Bullous keratopathy, bilateral
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 371.23:
  • Cyst (mucus) (retention) (serous) (simple)
    • cornea 371.23
  • Keratopathy 371.40
    • bullous (see also Keratitis) 371.23
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