2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H95.8

Other intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of the ear and mastoid process, not elsewhere classified

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • H95.8 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • Short description: Oth intraop and postproc comp and disord of ear/mastd, NEC
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM H95.8 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H95.8 - other international versions of ICD-10 H95.8 may differ.
Type 2 Excludes
Type 2 Excludes Help
A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (H95.8) and the excluded code together.
  • postprocedural complications and disorders following mastoidectomy (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H95.0

    Recurrent cholesteatoma of postmastoidectomy cavity

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    H95.0-
    ,
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H95.1

    Other disorders of ear and mastoid process following mastoidectomy

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    H95.1-
    )
The following code(s) above H95.8 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 H95.8:
  • 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
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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To H95.8
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
H95.81 Postprocedural stenosis of external ear canal
H95.811 Postprocedural stenosis of right external ear canal
H95.812 Postprocedural stenosis of left external ear canal
H95.813 …… bilateral
H95.819 Postprocedural stenosis of unspecified external ear canal
H95.88 Other intraoperative complications and disorders of the ear and mastoid process, not elsewhere classified
H95.89 Other postprocedural complications and disorders of the ear and mastoid process, not elsewhere classified
I00 Rheumatic fever without heart involvement
I01 Rheumatic fever with heart involvement
I01.0 Acute rheumatic pericarditis

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