H30.92 - Unspecified chorioretinal inflammation, left eye
|Short Description:||Unspecified chorioretinal inflammation, left eye|
|Long Description:||Unspecified chorioretinal inflammation, left eye|
|Status:||Valid for Submission|
H30.92 is a billable ICD-10 code used to specify a medical diagnosis of unspecified chorioretinal inflammation, left eye. The code is valid during the fiscal year 2023 from October 01, 2022 through September 30, 2023 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.
Unspecified diagnosis codes like H30.92 are acceptable when clinical information is unknown or not available about a particular condition. Although a more specific code is preferable, unspecified codes should be used when such codes most accurately reflect what is known about a patient's condition. Specific diagnosis codes should not be used if not supported by the patient's medical record.
The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:
- Chorioretinitis of left eye
- Choroiditis of left eye
- Cytomegaloviral retinitis
- Exudative retinopathy
- Exudative retinopathy of left eye
- Neuritis of left optic nerve
- Neuroretinitis of left eye
- Optic papillitis of left eye
- Retinitis of left eye
- Retinitis of left eye caused by cytomegalovirus
- Cytomegaloviral Retinitis-. inflammation of the retina due to cytomegalovirus.
Convert to ICD-9 Code
|Source ICD-10 Code||Target ICD-9 Code|
|H30.92||363.20 - Chorioretinitis NOS|
|Approximate Flag - The approximate mapping means there is not an exact match between the ICD-10 and ICD-9 codes and the mapped code is not a precise representation of the original code.|
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
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- FY 2023 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2022 through 9/30/2023
- FY 2022 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2021 through 9/30/2022
- FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021
- FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
- FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
- FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
- FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
- FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016 (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)