2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H95.31

Accidental puncture and laceration of the ear and mastoid process during a procedure on the ear and mastoid process

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
  • H95.31 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Acc pnctr & lac of the ear/mastd dur proc on the ear/mastd
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM H95.31 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H95.31 - other international versions of ICD-10 H95.31 may differ.
The following code(s) above H95.31 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 H95.31:
  • 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
ICD-10-CM H95.31 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 791 Prematurity with major problems
  • 793 Full term neonate with major problems
  • 919 Complications of treatment with mcc
  • 920 Complications of treatment with cc
  • 921 Complications of treatment without cc/mcc

Convert H95.31 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 H95.31:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To H95.31
H95.139 …… unspecified ear
H95.19 Other disorders following mastoidectomy
H95.191 …… right ear
H95.192 …… left ear
H95.193 …… bilateral ears
H95.199 …… unspecified ear
H95.2 Intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of ear and mastoid process complicating a procedure
H95.21 …… on the ear and mastoid process
H95.22 Intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of ear and mastoid process complicating other procedure
H95.3 Accidental puncture and laceration of ear and mastoid process during a procedure
H95.31 Accidental puncture and laceration of the ear and mastoid process during a procedure on the ear and mastoid process
H95.32 Accidental puncture and laceration of the ear and mastoid process during other procedure
H95.4 Postprocedural hemorrhage of ear and mastoid process following a procedure
H95.41 …… on the ear and mastoid process
H95.42 Postprocedural hemorrhage of ear and mastoid process following other procedure
H95.5 Postprocedural hematoma and seroma of ear and mastoid process following a procedure
H95.51 Postprocedural hematoma of ear and mastoid process following a procedure on the ear and mastoid process
H95.52 Postprocedural hematoma of ear and mastoid process following other procedure
H95.53 Postprocedural seroma of ear and mastoid process following a procedure on the ear and mastoid process
H95.54 Postprocedural seroma of ear and mastoid process following other procedure
H95.8 Other intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of the ear and mastoid process, not elsewhere classified

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