2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S09.312

Primary blast injury of left ear

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • S09.312 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM S09.312 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S09.312 - other international versions of ICD-10 S09.312 may differ.
The following code(s) above S09.312 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 S09.312:
  • S00-T88
    2021 ICD-10-CM Range S00-T88

    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes

    Note
    • Use secondary code(s) from Chapter 20, External causes of morbidity, to indicate cause of injury. Codes within the T section that include the external cause do not require an additional external cause code
    Type 1 Excludes
    Use Additional
    • code to identify any retained foreign body, if applicable (Z18.-)
    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes
  • S00-S09
    2021 ICD-10-CM Range S00-S09

    Injuries to the head

    Code Also
    • for any associated infection
    Includes
    • injuries of ear
    • injuries of eye
    • injuries of face [any part]
    • injuries of gum
    • injuries of jaw
    • injuries of oral cavity
    • injuries of palate
    • injuries of periocular area
    • injuries of scalp
    • injuries of temporomandibular joint area
    • injuries of tongue
    • injuries of tooth
    Type 2 Excludes
    • burns and corrosions (T20-T32)
    • effects of foreign body in ear (T16)
    • effects of foreign body in larynx (T17.3)
    • effects of foreign body in mouth NOS (T18.0)
    • effects of foreign body in nose (T17.0-T17.1)
    • effects of foreign body in pharynx (T17.2)
    • effects of foreign body on external eye (T15.-)
    • frostbite (T33-T34)
    • insect bite or sting, venomous (T63.4)
    Injuries to the head
  • S09.3
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S09.3

    Other specified and unspecified injury of middle and inner ear

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    Type 2 Excludes
    Other specified and unspecified injury of middle and inner ear
  • S09.31
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S09.31

    Primary blast injury of ear

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Blast injury of ear NOS
    Primary blast injury of ear
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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S09.312
S09.302S …… sequela
S09.309 Unspecified injury of unspecified middle and inner ear
S09.309A …… initial encounter
S09.309D …… subsequent encounter
S09.309S …… sequela
S09.31 Primary blast injury of ear
S09.311 Primary blast injury of right ear
S09.311A …… initial encounter
S09.311D …… subsequent encounter
S09.311S …… sequela
S09.312 Primary blast injury of left ear
S09.312A …… initial encounter
S09.312D …… subsequent encounter
S09.312S …… sequela
S09.313 Primary blast injury of ear, bilateral
S09.313A …… initial encounter
S09.313D …… subsequent encounter
S09.313S …… sequela
S09.319 Primary blast injury of unspecified ear
S09.319A …… initial encounter
S09.319D …… subsequent encounter

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