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Code: H35.32
Exudative age-related macular degeneration
Wet age-related macular degeneration
Parent Code Notes: H35
Excludes2: diabetic retinal disorders (E08.311-E08.359, E09.311-E09.359, E10.311-E10.359, E11.311-E11.359, E13.311-E13.359)

Block Notes
Disorders of choroid and retina (H30-H36)

Coding Guidelines
Diseases of the eye and adnexa (H00-H59)
Note: Use an external cause code following the code for the eye condition, if applicable, to identify the cause of the eye condition
Excludes 2: certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
congenital malformations, deformations, and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
diabetes mellitus related eye conditions (E09.3-, E10.3-, E11.3-, E13.3-)
endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
injury (trauma) of eye and orbit (S05.-)
injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
neoplasms (C00-D49)
symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)
syphilis related eye disorders (A50.01, A50.3-, A51.43, A52.71)

Cheezum51

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Right now, it's H35.32. That will change October 1 when this code is deleted from the code set.

Tom Cheezum, O.D., CPC

PS - you should have been able to find this easily in your code book or on line
 
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