ICD-10-CM Code H44.2E

Degenerative myopia with other maculopathy

Version 2021 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

H44.2E is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of degenerative myopia with other maculopathy. The code is NOT valid for the year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:H44.2E
Short Description:Degenerative myopia with other maculopathy
Long Description:Degenerative myopia with other maculopathy

Consider the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity:

Index to Diseases and Injuries

The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code H44.2E are found in the index:


Code Classification

  • Diseases of the eye and adnexa (H00–H59)
    • Disorders of vitreous body and globe (H43-H44)
      • Disorders of globe (H44)

Code History

  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021