• Applicable diagnosis code for rejection to corneal transplant


    Question: Our physician states the patient’s diagnosis is rejection to corneal transplant.  Is there an applicable diagnosis code?

    Answer: Yes, and beginning October 1, 2020 the code includes laterality.  You can submit:

    T86.8401 Right eye
    T86.8402 Left eye
    T86.8403 Bilateral

    Learn more about diagnosis codes in the ICD-10-CM for Ophthalmology