Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 366.15
Cortical senile cataract
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015
  • Adult Only Dx (15-124 years)

  • ICD-9-CM 366.15 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 366.15 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).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 366.15 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H25.019 Cortical age-related cataract, unspecified eye
Approximate Synonyms
  • Age related bilat cortical cataract
  • Age related bilateral cortical cataract
  • Age related cortical cataract
  • Age related L cortical cataract
  • Age related left cortical cataract
  • Age related R cortical cataract
  • Age related right cortical cataract
  • Bilat age related cortical cataract
  • Bilateral age related cortical cataracts
  • Bilateral senile cortical cataracts (disorder)
  • Cataract
  • Cataract, cortical senile
  • Left age related cortical cataract
  • Left senile cortical cataract (disorder)
  • Right age related cortical cataract
  • Right senile cortical cataract (disorder)
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 366.15 is only applicable to adult patients aged 15 - 124 years inclusive.
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 366.15:
  • Cataract (anterior cortical) (anterior polar) (black) (capsular) (central) (cortical) (hypermature) (immature) (incipient) (mature) 366.9
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