2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H83.8

Other specified diseases of inner ear

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • H83.8 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM H83.8 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H83.8 - other international versions of ICD-10 H83.8 may differ.
The following code(s) above H83.8 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 H83.8:
  • 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
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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to H83.8:
  • Caries
    • labyrinth H83.8
  • Congestion, congestive
    • labyrinth H83.8
  • Degeneration, degenerative
    • cochlear H83.8
    • osseous labyrinth H83.8
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic (concealed) R58
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R58

    Hemorrhage, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Hemorrhage NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • hemorrhage included with underlying conditions, such as:
    • acute duodenal ulcer with hemorrhage (K26.0)
    • acute gastritis with bleeding (K29.01)
    • ulcerative enterocolitis with rectal bleeding (K51.01)
    • internal (organs) R58
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R58

      Hemorrhage, not elsewhere classified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Hemorrhage NOS
      Type 1 Excludes
      • hemorrhage included with underlying conditions, such as:
      • acute duodenal ulcer with hemorrhage (K26.0)
      • acute gastritis with bleeding (K29.01)
      • ulcerative enterocolitis with rectal bleeding (K51.01)
      • ear H83.8
    • cochlea H83.8
    • labyrinth H83.8

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To H83.8
H83.2X1 …… right ear
H83.2X2 …… left ear
H83.2X3 …… bilateral
H83.2X9 …… unspecified ear
H83.3 Noise effects on inner ear
H83.3X Noise effects on inner ear
H83.3X1 Noise effects on right inner ear
H83.3X2 Noise effects on left inner ear
H83.3X3 …… bilateral
H83.3X9 …… unspecified ear
H83.8 Other specified diseases of inner ear
H83.8X Other specified diseases of inner ear
H83.8X1 Other specified diseases of right inner ear
H83.8X2 Other specified diseases of left inner ear
H83.8X3 …… bilateral
H83.8X9 …… unspecified ear
H83.9 Unspecified disease of inner ear
H83.90 …… unspecified ear
H83.91 Unspecified disease of right inner ear
H83.92 Unspecified disease of left inner ear
H83.93 …… bilateral

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