Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 379.54
Nystagmus associated with disorders of the vestibular system
  • 2015
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 379.54 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 379.54 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Nystagmus associated with disorder of the vestibular system
  • Vestibular nystagmus
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 379.54 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM H55.09 Other forms of nystagmus
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 379.54:
  • Nystagmus 379.50
    • associated with vestibular system disorders 379.54
    • vestibular 379.54
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