Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 743.35
Congenital aphakia
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 743.35 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 743.35 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Applies To
  • Congenital absence of lens
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 743.35 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q12.3 Congenital aphakia
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 743.35:
  • Absence (organ or part) (complete or partial)
    • lens (congenital) 743.35
  • Agenesis - see also Absence, by site, congenital
    • lens 743.35
  • Aphakia (acquired) (bilateral) (postoperative) (unilateral) 379.31
    • congenital 743.35
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