ICD-10-CM Code H54.2X

Low vision, both eyes, different category levels

Version 2021 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

H54.2X is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of low vision, both eyes, different category levels. The code is NOT valid for the year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:H54.2X
Short Description:Low vision, both eyes, different category levels
Long Description:Low vision, both eyes, different category levels

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

  • H54.2X1 - Low vision, right eye, category 1
  • H54.2X11 - Low vision right eye category 1, low vision left eye category 1
  • H54.2X12 - Low vision right eye category 1, low vision left eye category 2
  • H54.2X2 - Low vision, right eye, category 2
  • H54.2X21 - Low vision right eye category 2, low vision left eye category 1
  • H54.2X22 - Low vision right eye category 2, low vision left eye category 2

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 H54.2X are found in the index:


Code Classification

  • Diseases of the eye and adnexa (H00–H59)
    • Visual disturbances and blindness (H53-H54)
      • Blindness and low vision (H54)

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