Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 379.91
Pain in or around eye
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 379.91 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 379.91 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: 379.91 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H57.13 Ocular pain, bilateral
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bilat eye pain
  • Bilateral eye pain
  • Eye pain
  • L eye pain
  • Left eye pain
  • Left ocular pain
  • Ocular pain, both eyes
  • Pain in eye
  • Periorbital or eye pain
  • R eye pain
  • Right eye pain
  • Right ocular pain
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 379.91:
  • Pain(s) (see also Painful) 780.96
    • eye 379.91
    • ocular 379.91
    • ophthalmic 379.91
    • orbital region 379.91
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 379.91 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.