ICD 10 Codes >> Diseases of the eye and adnexa (H00-H59) H00-H59 >>Disorders of sclera, cornea, iris and ciliary body (H15-H22) H15-H22 >> Keratitis H16.-

ICD 10 Code H16.143

Punctate keratitis, bilateral

2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • H16.143 is a billable ICD-10 medical codes that provide a detailed representation of a patient's conditions or diagnoses.
  • ICD-10-CM codes are used for a variety of purposes, including statistics and for billing and claims reimbursement.
  • This is the American ICD 10 CM Version Of H16.143 allows for the capture of data regarding signs, symptoms, risk factors and comorbidities to better describe the clinical issue overall.

  • SNOMed Terms:
    • PEK - punctate epithelial keratopathy
    • Punctate epithelial erosions
    • Punctate epithelial keratopathy
    • Punctate epithelial keratopathy of bilateral eyes
    • Punctate epithelial keratopathy of bilateral eyes (finding)
    • Punctate epithelial keratopathy of right eye
    • Punctate epithelial keratopathy of right eye (finding)
    • Punctate keratopathy
    • Punctate keratopathy (finding)

    • Major Diagnostic Categories

      • MDC Category : 02
      • MDC Type : Medical
      • Description : Diseases and Disorders of the Eye

    • Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Groups

      • DRG Range: 124-125

    • Clinical Classifications Software

      • CCS Category Number : 90
      • Description : Inflammation; infection of eye (except that caused by tuberculosis or sexually transmitteddisease)
      • Multi CCS Level 1 Number : 6
      • Level 1 Description : Diseases of the nervous system and sense organs
      • Multi CCS Level 2 Number : 6.7
      • Level 2 Description : Eye disorders

    • Prevention Quality Indicators (admissions for 'ambulatory care sensitive conditions')

      H16.143 ICD CODE is not Assigned For ACSA Admit

    • New York University Emergency Department visit severity algorithm
      NYU ED

      Non-emergent - 0%
      Emergent/Primary Care Treatable - 0%
      Emergent - ED Care Needed - Preventable/Avoidable - 0%
      Emergent - ED Care Needed - Not Preventable/Avoidable - 0%
      Primary diagnosis of injury 0%
      Primary diagnosis of mental health problems 0%
      Primary diagnosis of substance abuse 0%
      Primary diagnosis of Alcohol 0%
      Unclassified 100%

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