ICD-10-CM Code H66.4
Suppurative otitis media, unspecified
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code H66.4 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the four child codes of H66.4 that describes the diagnosis 'suppurative otitis media, unspecified' in more detail.
- H66.4 Suppurative otitis media, unspecified NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code H66 is used to code Otitis media
|MeSH Codes:||D010033, D010033, D010033, D010033, D010033, D010033, D010033, D010033|
|ICD 9 Codes:||174.0, 552, 381.0, 381.1, 381.2, 381.3, 381.4, 382|
A bulging tympanic membrane which is typical in a case of acute otitis media
Coding Notes for H66.4 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Purulent otitis media NOS
Additional Code Note:
Use Additional CodeUse Additional Code note means a second code must be used in conjunction with this code. Codes with this note are Etiology codes and must be followed by a Manifestation code or codes.
- Code for any associated perforated tympanic membrane See code H72.-
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'H66.4 - Suppurative otitis media, unspecified'
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