ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Nov 16, 2018
H16.07 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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Perforated corneal ulcer

More specific codes for Perforated corneal ulcer

  • H16.071 - Perforated corneal ulcer, right eye
  • H16.072 - Perforated corneal ulcer, left eye
  • H16.073 - Perforated corneal ulcer, bilateral
  • H16.079 - Perforated corneal ulcer, unspecified eye
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Related Terms to “Perforated corneal ulcer”

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

Questions related to H16.07 Perforated corneal ulcer

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.