Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 377.13
Optic atrophy associated with retinal dystrophies
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Optic atrph w retin dyst.
  • ICD-9-CM 377.13 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 377.13 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Optic atrophy assoc w retinal dystrophy
  • Optic atrophy assoc with retinal dystrophy
  • Optic atrophy associated with retinal dystrophy
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 377.13 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H47.299 Other optic atrophy, unspecified eye
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 377.13:
  • Atrophy, atrophic
    • optic nerve (ascending) (descending) (infectional) (nonfamilial) (papillomacular bundle) (postretinal) (secondary NEC) (simple) 377.10
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 377.13 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2014 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.