G45.33: Amaurosis fugax Complete remission after less than 1 hour

Your eye was not receiving enough blood for a short time.

In your case, a blood vessel that supplies blood to the eye closed up briefly.

When the blood supply to the eye is insufficient for a short time, you are temporarily unable to see with that eye.

The symptoms vanished after an hour.

Additional indicator

On medical documents, the ICD code is often appended by letters that indicate the diagnostic certainty or the affected side of the body.

  • G: Confirmed diagnosis
  • V: Tentative diagnosis
  • Z: Condition after
  • A: Excluded diagnosis
  • L: Left
  • R: Right
  • B: Both sides

Further information


This information is not intended for self-diagnosis and does not replace professional medical advice from a doctor. If you find an ICD code on a personal medical document, please also note the additional indicator used for diagnostic confidence.
Your doctor will assist you with any health-related questions and explain the ICD diagnosis code to you in a direct consultation if necessary.


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