Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 950.0
Optic nerve injury
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 950.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 950.0 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: 950.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S04.019A Injury of optic nerve, unspecified eye, initial encounter
Approximate Synonyms
  • Injury of optic nerve left eye
  • Injury optic nerve left eye
  • Injury to left optic nerve
  • Injury to optic nerve
  • Injury to right optic nerve
  • Left optic nerve injury
  • Right optic nerve injury
  • Traumatic optic nerve injury
Applies To
  • Second cranial nerve
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 950.0:
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 950.0 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.