Blindness (acquired) (congenital) (both eyes)

"Blindness (acquired) (congenital) (both eyes)" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "blindness (acquired) (congenital) (both eyes)"

  • Blindness (acquired) (congenital) (both eyes) - H54.0X Blindness, both eyes, different category levels
    • blast - S05.8X Other injuries of eye and orbit
    • color - See: Deficiency, color vision;
    • concussion - S05.8X Other injuries of eye and orbit
    • cortical - H47.619 Cortical blindness, unspecified side of brain
      • left brain - H47.612 Cortical blindness, left side of brain
      • right brain - H47.611 Cortical blindness, right side of brain
    • day - H53.11 Day blindness
    • due to injury (current episode) - S05.9 Unspecified injury of eye and orbit
      • sequelae -- code to injury with seventh character S
    • eclipse (total) - See: Retinopathy, solar;
    • emotional (hysterical) - F44.6 Conversion disorder with sensory symptom or deficit
    • face - H53.16 Psychophysical visual disturbances
    • hysterical - F44.6 Conversion disorder with sensory symptom or deficit
    • mind - R48.8 Other symbolic dysfunctions
    • night - H53.60 Unspecified night blindness
      • abnormal dark adaptation curve - H53.61 Abnormal dark adaptation curve
      • acquired - H53.62 Acquired night blindness
      • congenital - H53.63 Congenital night blindness
      • specified type NEC - H53.69 Other night blindness
      • vitamin A deficiency - E50.5 Vitamin A deficiency with night blindness
    • one eye (other eye normal) - H54.40 Blindness, one eye, unspecified eye
      • left (normal vision on right) - H54.42 Blindness, left eye, normal vision right eye
        • low vision on right - H54.12 Blindness, left eye, low vision right eye
      • low vision, other eye - H54.10 Blindness, one eye, low vision other eye, unspecified eyes
      • right (normal vision on left) - H54.41 Blindness, right eye, normal vision left eye
        • low vision on left - H54.11 Blindness, right eye, low vision left eye
    • psychic - R48.8 Other symbolic dysfunctions
    • river - B73.01 Onchocerciasis with endophthalmitis
    • snow - See: Photokeratitis;
    • sun, solar - See: Retinopathy, solar;
    • transient - See: Disturbance, vision, subjective, loss, transient;
    • traumatic (current episode) - S05.9 Unspecified injury of eye and orbit
    • word (developmental) - F81.0 Specific reading disorder
      • acquired - R48.0 Dyslexia and alexia
      • secondary to organic lesion - R48.0 Dyslexia and alexia

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Color: The visually perceived property of objects created by absorption or reflection of specific wavelengths of light.

Face: The anterior portion of the head that includes the skin, muscles, and structures of the forehead, eyes, nose, mouth, cheeks, and jaw.

Rivers: Large natural streams of FRESH WATER formed by converging tributaries and which empty into a body of water (lake or ocean).

Transients and Migrants: People who frequently change their place of residence.

Vitamin A Deficiency: A nutritional condition produced by a deficiency of VITAMIN A in the diet, characterized by NIGHT BLINDNESS and other ocular manifestations such as dryness of the conjunctiva and later of the cornea (XEROPHTHALMIA). Vitamin A deficiency is a very common problem worldwide, particularly in developing countries as a consequence of famine or shortages of vitamin A-rich foods. In the United States it is found among the urban poor, the elderly, alcoholics, and patients with malabsorption. (From Cecil Textbook of Medicine, 19th ed, p1179)