Lili Posted Tue 15th of March, 2016 13:18:36 PM
CAN WE USE THIS ICD 10 FOR REMOVAL OF SILICON OIL IN THE ANTERIOR CHAMBER LEFT EYE? H44.712.
SuperCoder Answered Wed 16th of March, 2016 03:51:23 AM
Removal of Silicon Oil from the anterior chamber of eye is a procedure and there should be appropriate reason or condition for which the procedure was performed. ICD Code H44.712 is for Retained (nonmagnetic) (old) foreign body in anterior chamber, left eye.You can use this code according to the condition.