2021 ICD-10-CM Code H95.31

Accidental puncture and laceration of the ear and mastoid process during a procedure on the ear and mastoid process

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

H95.31 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of accidental puncture and laceration of the ear and mastoid process during a procedure on the ear and mastoid process. The code H95.31 is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:H95.31
Short Description:Acc pnctr & lac of the ear/mastd dur proc on the ear/mastd
Long Description:Accidental puncture and laceration of the ear and mastoid process during a procedure on the ear and mastoid process

Code Classification

Index to Diseases and Injuries

The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code H95.31 are found in the index:

Convert H95.31 to ICD-9 Code

The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code H95.31 its ICD-9 equivalent. The approximate mapping means there is not an exact match between the ICD-10 code and the ICD-9 code and the mapped code is not a precise representation of the original code.

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)