ICD-10 Diagnosis Code H02.409

Unspecified ptosis of unspecified eyelid

Diagnosis Code H02.409

ICD-10: H02.409
Short Description: Unspecified ptosis of unspecified eyelid
Long Description: Unspecified ptosis of unspecified eyelid
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code H02.409

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Code Classification
  • Diseases of the eye and adnexa (H00–H59)
    • Disorders of eyelid, lacrimal system and orbit (H00-H05)
      • Other disorders of eyelid (H02)

Information for Medical Professionals

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Synonyms
  • Acquired ptosis of eyelid
  • Aponeurotic ptosis
  • Finding of position of eyelid
  • Finding of position of eyelid
  • Has drooping eyelids
  • On examination - ptosis
  • On examination - ptosis present
  • Postoperative ptosis of eyelid
  • Ptosis of eyebrow
  • Ptosis of eyelid
  • Ptosis present
  • Uncomplicated ptosis

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

  • Eyelids that turn in or out
  • Eyelids that droop
  • Abnormal blinking or twitching

Treatment of eyelid problems depends on the cause.

  • Blepharitis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Chalazion (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Ectropion (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Entropion (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Eyelid bump (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Eyelid drooping (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Eyelid lift (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Eyelid twitch (Medical Encyclopedia)


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