Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 371.70
Corneal deformity, unspecified
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 371.70 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 371.70 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: 371.70 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H18.70 Unspecified corneal deformity
Approximate Synonyms
  • Acquired corneal deformity
  • Congenital keratoglobus
  • Keratoglobus
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 371.70:
  • Deformity 738.9
    • cornea (congenital) 743.9
      • acquired 371.70
  • Irregular, irregularity
    • contour
      • of cornea 743.41
        • acquired 371.70
      • reconstructed breast 612.0
  • Keratoglobus 371.70
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 371.70 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.