ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 379.63

Inflam postproc bleb, 3

Diagnosis Code 379.63

ICD-9: 379.63
Short Description: Inflam postproc bleb, 3
Long Description: Inflammation (infection) of postprocedural bleb, stage 3
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 379.63

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

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • H59.43 - Inflammation (infection) of postprocedural bleb, stage 3

Synonyms
  • Bleb associated endophthalmitis

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 379.63 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Endophthalmitis (globe) (infective) (metastatic) (purulent) (subacute) 360.00
      • bleb associated 379.63
    • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
      • bleb
        • postprocedural 379.60
          • stage 3 379.63
    • Inflammation, inflamed, inflammatory (with exudation)
      • bleb
        • postprocedural 379.60
          • stage 3 379.63

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