2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H93.3

Disorders of acoustic nerve

Applicable To
  • Disorder of 8th cranial nerve
Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as H93.3. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • acoustic neuroma (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D33.3

    Benign neoplasm of cranial nerves

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Benign neoplasm of olfactory bulb
    D33.3
    )
  • syphilitic acoustic neuritis (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A52.15

    Late syphilitic neuropathy

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Late syphilitic acoustic neuritis
    • Late syphilitic optic (nerve) atrophy
    • Late syphilitic polyneuropathy
    • Late syphilitic retrobulbar neuritis
    A52.15
    )
The following code(s) above H93.3 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to H93.3:
  • H60-H95
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range H60-H95

    Diseases of the ear and mastoid process

    Note
    • Use an external cause code following the code for the ear condition, if applicable, to identify the cause of the ear condition
    Type 2 Excludes
    • 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)
    • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
    • 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)
    Diseases of the ear and mastoid process
Clinical Information Code History
Code annotations containing back-references to H93.3:

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to H93.3:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To H93.3
H93.241 …… right ear
H93.242 …… left ear
H93.243 …… bilateral
H93.249 …… unspecified ear
H93.25 Central auditory processing disorder
H93.29 Other abnormal auditory perceptions
H93.291 …… right ear
H93.292 …… left ear
H93.293 …… bilateral
H93.299 …… unspecified ear
H93.3 Disorders of acoustic nerve
H93.3X Disorders of acoustic nerve
H93.3X1 Disorders of right acoustic nerve
H93.3X2 Disorders of left acoustic nerve
H93.3X3 Disorders of bilateral acoustic nerves
H93.3X9 Disorders of unspecified acoustic nerve
H93.8 Other specified disorders of ear
H93.8X Other specified disorders of ear
H93.8X1 Other specified disorders of right ear
H93.8X2 Other specified disorders of left ear
H93.8X3 …… bilateral

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