2018/2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H73.23

Unspecified myringitis, bilateral

The following code(s) above H73.23 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
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  • 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 H73.23:
  • H60-H95
    2019 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
ICD-10-CM H73.23 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):

Convert H73.23 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To H73.23
H73.099 …… unspecified ear
H73.1 Chronic myringitis
H73.10 …… unspecified ear
H73.11 …… right ear
H73.12 …… left ear
H73.13 …… bilateral
H73.2 Unspecified myringitis
H73.20 …… unspecified ear
H73.21 …… right ear
H73.22 …… left ear
H73.23 …… bilateral
H73.8 Other specified disorders of tympanic membrane
H73.81 Atrophic flaccid tympanic membrane
H73.811 …… right ear
H73.812 …… left ear
H73.813 …… bilateral
H73.819 …… unspecified ear
H73.82 Atrophic nonflaccid tympanic membrane
H73.821 …… right ear
H73.822 …… left ear
H73.823 …… bilateral

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