Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 364.24
Vogt-koyanagi syndrome
  • 2015
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 364.24 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 364.24 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Bilat Vogt Koyanagi Harada syndrome
  • Bilateral Harada's disease
  • L Vogt Koyanagi Harada syndrome
  • Left Harada's disease
  • Left Vogt Koyanagi Harada syndrome
  • R Vogt Koyanagi Harada syndrome
  • Right Harada's disease
  • Right Vogt Koyanagi Harada syndrome
  • Vogt Koyanagi Harada syndrome
  • Vogt Koyanagi Harada syndrome, both eyes
  • Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease
Clinical Information
  • A syndrome characterized by bilateral granulomatous uveitis with iritis and secondary glaucoma, premature alopecia, symmetrical vitiligo, poliosis circumscripta (a strand of depigmented hair), hearing disorders, and meningeal signs (neck stiffness and headache). Examination of the cerebrospinal fluid reveals a pattern consistent with meningitis, aseptic. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p748; surv ophthalmol 1995 jan;39(4):265-292)
  • A systemic inflammatory process affecting the inner ear, eyes, skin, and meninges. It is manifested with hearing disorders, panuveitis, alopecia, poliosis, vitiligo, neck stiffness, headaches, and focal neurologic signs
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 364.24 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM H20.829 Vogt-Koyanagi syndrome, unspecified eye
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 364.24:
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • oculocutaneous 364.24
    • uveocutaneous 364.24
    • Vogt-Koyanagi 364.24
  • Vogt-Koyanagi syndrome 364.24
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