2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H61.119

Acquired deformity of pinna, unspecified ear

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • H61.119 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM H61.119 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H61.119 - other international versions of ICD-10 H61.119 may differ.
The following code(s) above H61.119 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 H61.119:
  • H60-H95
    2020 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 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 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Acquired deformity of auricle
    Type 2 Excludes
    Acquired deformity of pinna
Approximate Synonyms
  • Acquired anomaly of ear
  • Acquired deformity of pierced ear lobes
  • Acquired deformity of pinna
  • Acquired ear deformity
  • Acquired split ear lobe
  • Pierced ear lobe deformity
  • Split ear lobe
ICD-10-CM H61.119 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 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 H61.119 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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to H61.119:
  • 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 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Pointed ear

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To H61.119
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
H61.192 Noninfective disorders of pinna, left ear
H61.193 Noninfective disorders of pinna, bilateral
H61.199 Noninfective disorders of pinna, unspecified ear

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