2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 379.24
Other vitreous opacities
- Short description: Vitreous opacities NEC.
- ICD-9-CM 379.24 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 379.24 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
- Floaters in visual field
- Vitreous floaters
- Vitreous floaters (eye condition)
- Vitreous opacities
- Vitreous opacities (eye condition)
- Vitreous opacity
- Vitreous opacity (eye condition)
- Vitreous snowball
- A blurry spot that appears to float around in the eye but does not block vision. The blur is the result of debris from the vitreous humour casting a shadow on the retina.
- Floaters; spots before the eyes caused by opaque cell fragments in the vitreous humor or lens.
- Spots before the eyes; deposits in the vitreous of the eye, usually moving about and probably representing fine aggregates of vitreous protein occurring as a benign degenerative change.
Convert to ICD-10-CM
converts approximately to:
- 2014 ICD-10-CM H43.399 Other vitreous opacities, unspecified eye
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index
entries containing back-references to 379.24
- Floater, vitreous 379.24
- Muscae volitantes 379.24
- Opacity, opacities
- vitreous (humor) 379.24