ICD-9 Diagnosis Code V43.1

Lens replacement NEC

Diagnosis Code V43.1

ICD-9: V43.1
Short Description: Lens replacement NEC
Long Description: Lens replaced by other means
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code V43.1

Code Classification
  • Supplementary classification of factors influencing health status and contact with health services (E)
    • Persons with a condition influencing their health status (V40-V49)
      • V43 Organ or tissue replaced by other means

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Z96.1 - Presence of intraocular lens

  • Artificial lens in position
  • Artificial lens present
  • History of artificial eye lens
  • History of exchange of intraocular lens
  • History of implantation of anterior chamber intraocular lens
  • History of implantation of posterior chamber intraocular lens
  • History of phacoemulsification of cataract with implantation of intraocular lens
  • History of secondary lens implant
  • Lens capsule in pseudophakia finding

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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