Valid for Submission
H54.42A5 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of blindness left eye category 5, normal vision right eye. The code H54.42A5 is valid during the fiscal year 2022 from October 01, 2021 through September 30, 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.
The ICD-10-CM code H54.42A5 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like blind left eye, complete blindness of left eye or complete pinhole blindness of left eye.
The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:
- Blind left eye
- Complete blindness of left eye
- Complete pinhole blindness of left eye
Diagnostic Related Groups - MS-DRG Mapping
|MS-DRG||MS-DRG Title||MCD||Relative Weight|
|124||OTHER DISORDERS OF THE EYE WITH MCC||02||1.3988|
|125||OTHER DISORDERS OF THE EYE WITHOUT MCC||02||0.8354|
The relative weight of a diagnostic related group determines the reimbursement rate based on the severity of a patient's illness and the associated cost of care during hospitalization.
H5442A5 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):
Convert H54.42A5 to ICD-9 Code
The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code H54.42A5 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.