Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 378.72
Progressive external ophthalmoplegia
  • 2014
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • Short description: Prog ext ophthalmoplegia.
  • ICD-9-CM 378.72 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 378.72 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 378.72.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 378.72: 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 378.72 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H50.89 Other specified strabismus
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 378.72:
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • von Graefe's 378.72
  • Ophthalmoplegia (see also Strabismus) 378.9
    • progressive external 378.72
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • von Graefe's 378.72
  • von Graefe's disease or syndrome 378.72
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