ICD 9 CM Codes

249.50 Secondary diabetes mellitus with ophthalmic manifestations, not stated as uncontrolled, or unspecified
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  249.50    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '249.50' will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
GEMS
249.50 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM E08.319 Diabetes mellitus due to underlying condition with unspecified diabetic retinopathy without macular edema
GEMS
249.50 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM E09.39 Drug or chemical induced diabetes mellitus with other diabetic ophthalmic complication
GEMS
249.50 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM E09.36 Drug or chemical induced diabetes mellitus with diabetic cataract
GEMS
249.50 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM E09.311 Drug or chemical induced diabetes mellitus with unspecified diabetic retinopathy with macular edema
GEMS
249.50 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM E09.319 Drug or chemical induced diabetes mellitus with unspecified diabetic retinopathy without macular edema
GEMS
249.50 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM E08.311 Diabetes mellitus due to underlying condition with unspecified diabetic retinopathy with macular edema
GEMS
249.50 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM E13.39 Other specified diabetes mellitus with other diabetic ophthalmic complication
GEMS
249.50 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM E08.39 Diabetes mellitus due to underlying condition with other diabetic ophthalmic complication
GEMS
249.50 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM E08.36 Diabetes mellitus due to underlying condition with diabetic cataract
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 249.50 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.