Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 377.14
Glaucomatous atrophy [cupping] of optic disc
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Cupping of optic disc.
  • ICD-9-CM 377.14 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 377.14 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Bilat glaucomatous optic atrophy
  • Bilateral glaucomatous optic disc atrophy
  • Glaucomatous optic atrophy
  • Glaucomatous optic atrophy, both eyes
  • Glaucomatus optic atrophy, large
  • L glaucomatous optic atrophy
  • Large physiologic cupping of optic disc
  • Left glaucomatous optic atrophy
  • Left glaucomatous optic disc atrophy
  • Physiologic cupping of optic disc
  • R glaucomatous optic atrophy
  • Right glaucomatous optic atrophy
  • Right glaucomatous optic disc atrophy
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 377.14 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H47.239 Glaucomatous optic atrophy, unspecified eye
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 377.14:
  • Atrophy, atrophic
    • optic nerve (ascending) (descending) (infectional) (nonfamilial) (papillomacular bundle) (postretinal) (secondary NEC) (simple) 377.10
  • Cupping of optic disc 377.14
  • Physiological cup, optic papilla
    • enlarged 377.14
    • glaucomatous 377.14
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