ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 362.10

Backgrnd retinopathy NOS

Diagnosis Code 362.10

ICD-9: 362.10
Short Description: Backgrnd retinopathy NOS
Long Description: Background retinopathy, unspecified
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 362.10

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the sense organs (360–389)
    • Disorders of the eye and adnexa (360-379)
      • 362 Other retinal disorders

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • H35.00 - Unspecified background retinopathy

Synonyms
  • Acute zonal occult outer retinopathy
  • Canthoxanthine retinopathy
  • Chloroquine retinopathy
  • Desferrioxamine retinopathy
  • Drug-induced retinopathy
  • High altitude retinopathy
  • Hydrochloroquine retinopathy
  • Methanol retinopathy
  • On examination - non-referable retinopathy
  • On examination - referable retinopathy
  • On examination - retinopathy
  • Paraneoplastic retinopathy
  • Quinine retinopathy
  • Radiation retinopathy
  • Renal retinopathy
  • Retinopathy
  • Retinopathy as late effect of radiation
  • Retinopathy associated with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
  • Rubella retinopathy
  • Rubeola retinopathy
  • Sickle cell-hemoglobin C retinopathy
  • Slow flow retinopathy
  • Tamoxifen retinopathy
  • Thioridazine retinopathy
  • Toxic retinopathy
  • Valsalva retinopathy

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 362.10 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Angiopathia, angiopathy 459.9
      • retinalis (juvenilis) 362.18
        • background 362.10
    • Cyanosis 782.5
      • retina, retinal 362.10
    • Retinopathy (background) 362.10
      • arteriosclerotic 440.8 [362.13]
      • atherosclerotic 440.8 [362.13]
      • central serous 362.41
      • circinate 362.10
      • Coat's 362.12
      • diabetic 250.5 [362.01]
        • due to secondary diabetes 249.5 [362.01]
        • nonproliferative 250.5 [362.03]
          • due to secondary diabetes 249.5 [362.03]
          • mild 250.5 [362.04]
            • due to secondary diabetes 249.5 [362.04]
          • moderate 250.5 [362.05]
            • due to secondary diabetes 249.5 [362.05]
          • severe 250.5 [362.06]
            • due to secondary diabetes 249.5 [362.06]
        • proliferative 250.5 [362.02]
          • due to secondary diabetes 249.5 [362.02]
      • exudative 362.12
      • hypertensive 362.11
      • of prematurity 362.20
        • cicatricial 362.21
        • stage
          • 0 362.22
          • 1 362.23
          • 2 362.24
          • 3 362.25
          • 4 362.26
          • 5 362.27
      • pigmentary, congenital 362.74
      • nonproliferative
        • diabetic� 250.5 [362.03]
          • due to secondary diabetes 249.5 [362.03]
          • mild 250.5 [362.04]
            • due to secondary diabetes 249.5 [362.04]
          • moderate 250.5 [362.05]
            • due to secondary diabetes 249.5 [362.05]
          • severe 250.5 [362.06]
            • due to secondary diabetes 249.5 [362.06]
      • proliferative 362.29
        • diabetic 250.5 [362.02]
          • due to secondary diabetes 249.5 [362.02]
        • sickle-cell 282.60 [362.29]
      • solar 363.31

Information for Patients


Retinal Disorders

The retina is a layer of tissue in the back of your eye that senses light and sends images to your brain. In the center of this nerve tissue is the macula. It provides the sharp, central vision needed for reading, driving and seeing fine detail.

Retinal disorders affect this vital tissue. They can affect your vision, and some can be serious enough to cause blindness. Examples are

  • Macular degeneration - a disease that destroys your sharp, central vision
  • Diabetic eye disease
  • Retinal detachment - a medical emergency, when the retina is pulled away from the back of the eye
  • Retinoblastoma - cancer of the retina. It is most common in young children.
  • Macular pucker - scar tissue on the macula
  • Macular hole - a small break in the macula that usually happens to people over 60
  • Floaters - cobwebs or specks in your field of vision

NIH: National Eye Institute

  • Amaurosis fugax
  • Central serous choroidopathy
  • Electroretinography
  • Fluorescein angiography
  • High blood pressure and eye disease
  • Home vision tests
  • Intravitreal injection
  • Ophthalmoscopy
  • Retinal artery occlusion
  • Retinal vein occlusion
  • Retinitis pigmentosa
  • Retinopathy of prematurity
  • Slit-lamp exam
  • Standard ophthalmic exam


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