2022 ICD-10-CM Code H95.1

Other disorders of ear and mastoid process following mastoidectomy

Version 2021

Not Valid for Submission

ICD-10:H95.1
Short Description:Oth disorders of ear/mastd following mastoidectomy
Long Description:Other disorders of ear and mastoid process following mastoidectomy

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the ear and mastoid process (H60–H95)
    • Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of ear and mastoid process, not elsewhere classified (H95)
      • Intraop and postproc comp and disorders of ear/mastd, NEC (H95)

H95.1 is a non-specific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of other disorders of ear and mastoid process following mastoidectomy. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. Category or Header define the heading of a category of codes that may be further subdivided by the use of 4th, 5th, 6th or 7th characters.

Specific Coding for Oth disorders of ear/mastd following mastoidectomy

Non-specific codes like H95.1 require more digits to indicate the appropriate level of specificity. Consider using any of the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for oth disorders of ear/mastd following mastoidectomy:

  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - H95.11 for Chronic inflammation of postmastoidectomy cavity
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H95.111 for Chronic inflammation of postmastoidectomy cavity, right ear
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H95.112 for Chronic inflammation of postmastoidectomy cavity, left ear
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H95.113 for Chronic inflammation of postmastoidectomy cavity, bilateral ears
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H95.119 for Chronic inflammation of postmastoidectomy cavity, unspecified ear
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - H95.12 for Granulation of postmastoidectomy cavity
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H95.121 for Granulation of postmastoidectomy cavity, right ear
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H95.122 for Granulation of postmastoidectomy cavity, left ear
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H95.123 for Granulation of postmastoidectomy cavity, bilateral ears
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H95.129 for Granulation of postmastoidectomy cavity, unspecified ear
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - H95.13 for Mucosal cyst of postmastoidectomy cavity
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H95.131 for Mucosal cyst of postmastoidectomy cavity, right ear
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H95.132 for Mucosal cyst of postmastoidectomy cavity, left ear
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H95.133 for Mucosal cyst of postmastoidectomy cavity, bilateral ears
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H95.139 for Mucosal cyst of postmastoidectomy cavity, unspecified ear
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - H95.19 for Other disorders following mastoidectomy
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H95.191 for Other disorders following mastoidectomy, right ear
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H95.192 for Other disorders following mastoidectomy, left ear
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H95.193 for Other disorders following mastoidectomy, bilateral ears
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use H95.199 for Other disorders following mastoidectomy, unspecified ear

Code History

  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016 (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)