2022 ICD-10-CM Code H57.812

Brow ptosis, left

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

ICD-10:H57.812
Short Description:Brow ptosis, left
Long Description:Brow ptosis, left

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the eye and adnexa (H00–H59)
    • Other disorders of eye and adnexa (H55-H57)
      • Other disorders of eye and adnexa (H57)

H57.812 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of brow ptosis, left. The code H57.812 is valid during the fiscal year 2022 from October 01, 2021 through September 30, 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

Replacement Code

H57812 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

Information for Patients


Eyelid Disorders

Your eyelids help protect your eyes. When you blink, your eyelids spread moisture over your eyes. Blinking also helps move dirt or other particles off the surface of the eye. You close your eyelids when you see something coming toward your eyes. This can help protect against injuries.

Like most other parts of your body, your eyelids can get infected, inflamed, or even develop cancer. There are also specific eyelid problems, including

Treatment of eyelid problems depends on the cause.


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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