ICD-10-CM Code H95.2

Intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of ear and mastoid process complicating a procedure

Version 2021 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

H95.2 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of ear and mastoid process complicating a procedure. The code is NOT valid for the year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:H95.2
Short Description:Intraop hemor/hemtom of ear/mastd complicating a procedure
Long Description:Intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of ear and mastoid process complicating a procedure

Consider the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity:

  • H95.21 - Intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of ear and mastoid process complicating a procedure on the ear and mastoid process
  • H95.22 - Intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of ear and mastoid process complicating other procedure

Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries

The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10 codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code H95.2:

Type 1 Excludes

Type 1 Excludes
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes note. It means "NOT CODED HERE!" An Excludes1 note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as the code above the Excludes1 note. An Excludes1 is used when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of ear and mastoid process due to accidental puncture or laceration during a procedure H95.3

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)

Code History

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