ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Feb 21, 2019
H16.03 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

You should code each health care encounter to the level of certainty known for that encounter. When sufficient clinical information is not known or available to assign a more specific code, it is acceptable to report the appropriate unspecified code.

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Corneal ulcer with hypopyon

More specific codes for Corneal ulcer with hypopyon

  • H16.031 - Corneal ulcer with hypopyon, right eye
  • H16.032 - Corneal ulcer with hypopyon, left eye
  • H16.033 - Corneal ulcer with hypopyon, bilateral
  • H16.039 - Corneal ulcer with hypopyon, unspecified eye
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Related Terms to “Corneal ulcer with hypopyon”

  • Ulcer, ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to H16.03 Corneal ulcer with hypopyon

When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.