Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 369.71
One eye: severe vision impairment; other eye: vision not specified
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 369.71 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 369.71 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: 369.71 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H54.40 Blindness, one eye, unspecified eye
Approximate Synonyms
  • Impairment level: one eye: severe impairment: other eye: not specified
  • Severe impaired vision of one eye
  • Severe impaired vision one eye
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 369.71:
  • Blindness (acquired) (congenital) (both eyes) 369.00
    • severe
      • both eyes 369.22
        • with impairment of lesser eye (specified as)
      • one eye 369.71
        • with vision of other eye (specified as)
  • Impaired, impairment (function)
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 369.71 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.