Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 743.10
Microphthalmos, unspecified
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 743.10 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 743.10 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: 743.10 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Q11.2 Microphthalmos
Approximate Synonyms
  • Microphthalmos
  • Microphthalmos (eye condition)
Clinical Information
  • Congenital or developmental anomaly in which the eyeballs are abnormally small
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 743.10:
  • Anomaly, anomalous (congenital) (unspecified type) 759.9
  • Dysplasia - see also Anomaly
    • eye (see also Microphthalmos) 743.10
  • Hypoplasia, hypoplasis 759.89
    • eye (see also Microphthalmos) 743.10
    • ophthalmic (see also Microphthalmos) 743.10
  • Microphthalmia (congenital) (see also Microphthalmos) 743.10
  • Microphthalmos (congenital) 743.10
    • associated with eye and adnexal anomalies NEC 743.12
    • due to toxoplasmosis (congenital) 771.2
  • Rudimentary (congenital) - see also Agenesis
    • eye (see also Microphthalmos) 743.10
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