2022 ICD-10-CM Code H54.2X21

Low vision right eye category 2, low vision left eye category 1

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

ICD-10:H54.2X21
Short Description:Low vision r eye category 2, low vision left eye category 1
Long Description:Low vision right eye category 2, low vision left eye category 1

Code Classification

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

H54.2X21 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of low vision right eye category 2, low vision left eye category 1. The code H54.2X21 is valid during the fiscal year 2022 from October 01, 2021 through September 30, 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

Replacement Code

H542X21 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

Convert H54.2X21 to ICD-9 Code

The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code H54.2X21 its ICD-9 equivalent. The approximate mapping means there is not an exact match between the ICD-10 code and the ICD-9 code and the mapped code is not a precise representation of the original code.

Code History

  • 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