"Iritis" 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 "iritis"

  • Iritis - See Also: Iridocyclitis;
    • chronic - See: Iridocyclitis, chronic;
    • diabetic - See: E08-E13 with .39;
    • due to
      • herpes simplex - B00.51 Herpesviral iridocyclitis
      • leprosy - A30.9 Leprosy, unspecified
    • gonococcal - A54.32 Gonococcal iridocyclitis
    • gouty - See Also: Gout, by type; - M10.9 Gout, unspecified
    • granulomatous - See: Iridocyclitis, chronic;
    • lens induced - See: Iridocyclitis, lens-induced;
    • papulosa (syphilitic) - A52.71 Late syphilitic oculopathy
    • rheumatic - See: Iridocyclitis, chronic;
    • syphilitic (secondary) - A51.43 Secondary syphilitic oculopathy
      • congenital (early) - A50.01 Early congenital syphilitic oculopathy
      • late - A52.71 Late syphilitic oculopathy
    • tuberculous - A18.54 Tuberculous iridocyclitis

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Herpes Simplex: A group of acute infections caused by herpes simplex virus type 1 or type 2 that is characterized by the development of one or more small fluid-filled vesicles with a raised erythematous base on the skin or mucous membrane. It occurs as a primary infection or recurs due to a reactivation of a latent infection. (Dorland, 27th ed.)

Iritis: Inflammation of the iris characterized by circumcorneal injection, aqueous flare, keratotic precipitates, and constricted and sluggish pupil along with discoloration of the iris.

Leprosy: A chronic granulomatous infection caused by MYCOBACTERIUM LEPRAE. The granulomatous lesions are manifested in the skin, the mucous membranes, and the peripheral nerves. Two polar or principal types are lepromatous and tuberculoid.