DEC 02, 2015
ICD-10 Code for Endothelial Tissue Repositioning
Question: A patient underwent Descemet's Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK) and postoperatively needs an injection of air to reposition the endothelial tissue. What diagnosis should I report?
Answer: The correct ICD-10 code is T85.328 - Displacement of other ocular prosthetic devices, implants and grafts. You can also report Z94.7 Corneal transplant status as supporting information.