Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 379.23
Vitreous hemorrhage
  • 2014
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 379.23 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 379.23 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 379.23.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 379.23: 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 379.23 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H43.13 Vitreous hemorrhage, bilateral
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bilat vitreous hemorrhage
  • Bilateral vitreous hemorrhage
  • Diabetes type 1 with vitreous hemorrhage
  • Diabetes type 2 with vitreous hemorrhage
  • Diabetic vitreous hemorrhage associated with Type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • DM 1 w diabetic vitreous hemorrhage
  • DM 2 W diabetic vitreous hemorrhage
  • L vitreous hemorrhage
  • Left vitreous hemorrhage
  • left vitreous hemorrhage (eye condition)
  • R vitreous hemorrhage
  • Right vitreous hemorrhage
  • Right vitreous hemorrhage (eye condition)
  • Terson syndrome
  • Terson's syndrome
  • Vitreous hemorrhage (eye condition)
  • Vitreous hemorrhage due to type 1 diabetes mellitus
  • Vitreous hemorrhage due to type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • Vitreous hemorrhage, both eyes
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 379.23:
  • Hematoma (skin surface intact) (traumatic) - see also Contusion
    • vitreous 379.23
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic (nontraumatic) 459.0
    • vitreous (humor) (intraocular) 379.23
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