2018 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M95.12

Cauliflower ear, left ear

The following code(s) above M95.12 contain annotation back-references
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that may be applicable to M95.12:
  • M00-M99
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range M00-M99

    Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue

    Note
    • Use an external cause code following the code for the musculoskeletal condition, if applicable, to identify the cause of the musculoskeletal condition
    Type 2 Excludes
    • arthropathic psoriasis (L40.5-)
    • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
    • certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
    • compartment syndrome (traumatic) (T79.A-)
    • 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 musculoskeletal system and connective tissue
  • M95
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M95

    Other acquired deformities of musculoskeletal system and connective tissue

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • acquired absence of limbs and organs (Z89-Z90)
    • acquired deformities of limbs (M20-M21)
    • congenital malformations and deformations of the musculoskeletal system (Q65-Q79)
    • deforming dorsopathies (M40-M43)
    • dentofacial anomalies [including malocclusion] (M26.-)
    • postprocedural musculoskeletal disorders (M96.-)
    Other acquired deformities of musculoskeletal system and connective tissue
  • M95.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M95.1

    Cauliflower ear

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • other acquired deformities of ear (H61.1)
    Cauliflower ear
Approximate Synonyms ICD-10-CM M95.12 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

Convert M95.12 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To M95.12
M94.8X6 …… lower leg
M94.8X7 …… ankle and foot
M94.8X8 …… other site
M94.8X9 …… unspecified sites
M94.9 Disorder of cartilage, unspecified
M95 Other acquired deformities of musculoskeletal system and connective tissue
M95.0 Acquired deformity of nose
M95.1 Cauliflower ear
M95.10 …… unspecified ear
M95.11 …… right ear
M95.12 …… left ear
M95.2 Other acquired deformity of head
M95.3 Acquired deformity of neck
M95.4 Acquired deformity of chest and rib
M95.5 Acquired deformity of pelvis
M95.8 Other specified acquired deformities of musculoskeletal system
M95.9 Acquired deformity of musculoskeletal system, unspecified
M96 Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of musculoskeletal system, not elsewhere classified
M96.0 Pseudarthrosis after fusion or arthrodesis
M96.1 Postlaminectomy syndrome, not elsewhere classified
M96.2 Postradiation kyphosis

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