2022 ICD-10-CM Code H18.551

Macular corneal dystrophy, right eye

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

Short Description:Macular corneal dystrophy, right eye
Long Description:Macular corneal dystrophy, right eye

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the eye and adnexa (H00–H59)
    • Disorders of sclera, cornea, iris and ciliary body (H15-H22)
      • Other disorders of cornea (H18)

H18.551 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of macular corneal dystrophy, right eye. The code H18.551 is valid during the fiscal year 2022 from October 01, 2021 through September 30, 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

Replacement Code

H18551 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

Code History

  • FY 2021 - Code Added, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021