Episcleritis (suppurative)

Alphabetical Index

Use the alphabetical index for the main term episcleritis (suppurative) to review the available sub terms and properly select the ICD-10 code with the highest degree of specificity. Instructional notations will guide the coder with information such as "see", "see also", "with", "without", "due to", and "code by site".

  • Episcleritis (suppurative) - H15.10 Unspecified episcleritis
    • in (due to)
      • syphilis - A52.71 Late syphilitic oculopathy
      • tuberculosis - A18.51 Tuberculous episcleritis
    • nodular - H15.12 Nodular episcleritis
    • periodica fugax - H15.11 Episcleritis periodica fugax
      • angioneurotic - See: Edema, angioneurotic;
    • syphilitic (late) - A52.71 Late syphilitic oculopathy
    • tuberculous - A18.51 Tuberculous episcleritis

Clinical Terms

The following are some of the clinical term definitions related or applicable to episcleritis (suppurative) within the ICD-10 index for Diseases and Injuries.

Syphilis: A contagious venereal disease caused by the spirochete TREPONEMA PALLIDUM.

Tuberculosis: Any of the infectious diseases of man and other animals caused by species of MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS.