Valid for Submission
H95.89 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of other postprocedural complications and disorders of the ear and mastoid process, not elsewhere classified. The code H95.89 is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.
The ICD-10-CM code H95.89 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like acquired sensorineural hearing loss, complication of ear piercing or postoperative profound sensorineural hearing loss.
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 H95.89:
Use Additional CodeUse Additional Code
The “use additional code” indicates that a secondary code could be used to further specify the patient’s condition. This note is not mandatory and is only used if enough information is available to assign an additional code.
- code, if applicable, to further specify disorder
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 H95.89 are found in the index:
- - Complication (s) (from) (of)
The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:
- Acquired sensorineural hearing loss
- Complication of ear piercing
- Postoperative profound sensorineural hearing loss
Diagnostic Related Groups - MS-DRG Mapping
Convert H95.89 to ICD-9 Code
The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code H95.89 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.