2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H93.243

Temporary auditory threshold shift, bilateral

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • H93.243 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM H93.243 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H93.243 - other international versions of ICD-10 H93.243 may differ.
The following code(s) above H93.243 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 H93.243:
  • 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
  • H93.2
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H93.2

    Other abnormal auditory perceptions

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • auditory hallucinations (R44.0)
    Other abnormal auditory perceptions
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bilateral temporary auditory threshold shift
  • Both sides temporary auditory threshold shift
ICD-10-CM H93.243 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 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 H93.243 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To H93.243
H93.223 …… bilateral
H93.229 …… unspecified ear
H93.23 Hyperacusis
H93.231 …… right ear
H93.232 …… left ear
H93.233 …… bilateral
H93.239 …… unspecified ear
H93.24 Temporary auditory threshold shift
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

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