Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 379.27
Vitreomacular adhesion
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015
  • Adult Only Dx (15-124 years)

  • ICD-9-CM 379.27 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 379.27 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: 379.27 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H43.829 Vitreomacular adhesion, unspecified eye
379.27 Excludes
  • traction detachment with vitreoretinal organization (361.81)
Applies To
  • Vitreomacular traction
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 379.27 is only applicable to adult patients aged 15 - 124 years inclusive.
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 379.27:
  • Adhesion(s), adhesive (postinfectional) (postoperative)
    • vitreomacular adhesion 379.27
  • Traction, vitreomacular 379.27
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