Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 743.36
Congenital anomalies of lens shape
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 743.36 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 743.36 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: 743.36 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Q12.4 Spherophakia
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Q12.8 Other congenital lens malformations
Approximate Synonyms
  • Congenital anomaly of lens shape
Applies To
  • Microphakia
  • Spherophakia
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 743.36:
  • Anomaly, anomalous (congenital) (unspecified type) 759.9
  • Coloboma NEC 743.49
    • lens 743.36
  • Distortion (congenital)
    • lens 743.36
  • Imperfect
  • Increase, increased
    • sphericity, lens 743.36
  • Lenticonus (anterior) (posterior) (congenital) 743.36
  • Lentiglobus (posterior) (congenital) 743.36
  • Microphakia (congenital) 743.36
  • Sphericity, increased, lens 743.36
  • Spherophakia 743.36
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