SEP 20, 2020
Appropriate ICD-10 code for anterior corneal dystrophy
Question: Which ICD-10 diagnosis code is appropriate for anterior corneal dystrophy?
Answer: Best to use Other hereditary corneal dystrophy. This code now includes laterality effective October 1, 2020:
H18.591 Right eye
H18.592 Left eye
Learn more about diagnosis codes in the ICD-10-CM for Ophthalmology