2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H61.111

Acquired deformity of pinna, right ear

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
  • H61.111 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM H61.111 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H61.111 - other international versions of ICD-10 H61.111 may differ.
The following code(s) above H61.111 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 H61.111:
  • H60-H95
    2021 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
  • H61.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H61.1

    Noninfective disorders of pinna

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    Noninfective disorders of pinna
  • H61.11
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H61.11

    Acquired deformity of pinna

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Acquired deformity of auricle
    Type 2 Excludes
    Acquired deformity of pinna
Approximate Synonyms
  • Right acquired deformity of ear
  • Right acquired deformity of pierced ear lobe
  • Right acquired deformity of pinna
  • Right acquired pierced ear lobe deformity
  • Right acquired split ear lobe
ICD-10-CM H61.111 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 154 Other ear, nose, mouth and throat diagnoses with mcc
  • 155 Other ear, nose, mouth and throat diagnoses with cc
  • 156 Other ear, nose, mouth and throat diagnoses without cc/mcc

Convert H61.111 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to H61.111:
  • Malformation (congenital) - see also Anomaly
    • auricle
      • ear (congenital) Q17.3
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q17.3

        Other misshapen ear

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Pointed ear
        • acquired H61.119
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H61.119

          Acquired deformity of pinna, unspecified ear

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To H61.111
H61.032 Chondritis of left external ear
H61.033 …… bilateral
H61.039 …… unspecified ear
H61.1 Noninfective disorders of pinna
H61.10 Unspecified noninfective disorders of pinna
H61.101 …… right ear
H61.102 …… left ear
H61.103 …… bilateral
H61.109 …… unspecified ear
H61.11 Acquired deformity of pinna
H61.111 …… right ear
H61.112 …… left ear
H61.113 …… bilateral
H61.119 …… unspecified ear
H61.12 Hematoma of pinna
H61.121 …… right ear
H61.122 …… left ear
H61.123 …… bilateral
H61.129 …… unspecified ear
H61.19 Other noninfective disorders of pinna
H61.191 Noninfective disorders of pinna, right ear

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.