2021 ICD-10-CM Code H59.812

Chorioretinal scars after surgery for detachment, left eye

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

H59.812 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of chorioretinal scars after surgery for detachment, left eye. The code H59.812 is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:H59.812
Short Description:Chorioretinal scars after surgery for detachment, left eye
Long Description:Chorioretinal scars after surgery for detachment, left eye

Code Classification

Convert H59.812 to ICD-9 Code

The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code H59.812 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
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016 (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)