ICD-10 Diagnosis Code H34.8192

Central retinal vein occlusion, unspecified eye, stable

Diagnosis Code H34.8192

ICD-10: H34.8192
Short Description: Central retinal vein occlusion, unspecified eye, stable
Long Description: Central retinal vein occlusion, unspecified eye, stable
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code H34.8192

Valid for Submission
The code H34.8192 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the eye and adnexa (H00–H59)
    • Disorders of choroid and retina (H30-H36)
      • Retinal vascular occlusions (H34)

Information for Medical Professionals

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Synonyms
  • Central retinal vein occlusion
  • Central retinal vein occlusion - ischemic
  • Central retinal vein occlusion - juvenile
  • Central retinal vein occlusion - non-ischemic
  • Hemispheric retinal vein occlusion
  • Incipient occlusion of retinal vein
  • Partial occlusion of retinal vein
  • Thrombosis of retinal vein

Replacement Code Additional informationCallout TooltipReplacement Code
The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2017. This is a new and revised code for the FY 2018 (October 1, 2017-September 30, 2018).

This code replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s) listed below:
  • H34.819 - Central retinal vein occlusion, unspecified eye


Information for Patients


Retinal Disorders

The retina is a layer of tissue in the back of your eye that senses light and sends images to your brain. In the center of this nerve tissue is the macula. It provides the sharp, central vision needed for reading, driving and seeing fine detail.

Retinal disorders affect this vital tissue. They can affect your vision, and some can be serious enough to cause blindness. Examples are

  • Macular degeneration - a disease that destroys your sharp, central vision
  • Diabetic eye disease
  • Retinal detachment - a medical emergency, when the retina is pulled away from the back of the eye
  • Retinoblastoma - cancer of the retina. It is most common in young children.
  • Macular pucker - scar tissue on the macula
  • Macular hole - a small break in the macula that usually happens to people over 60
  • Floaters - cobwebs or specks in your field of vision

NIH: National Eye Institute

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