ICD-10-CM Code H80.82
Other otosclerosis, left ear
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
H80.82 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other otosclerosis, left ear. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code H80 is used to code Otosclerosis
Otosclerosis or otospongiosis is an abnormal growth of bone near the middle ear. It can result in hearing loss. The term otosclerosis is somewhat of a misnomer. Much of the clinical course is characterised by lucent rather than sclerotic bony changes and hence why it is also known as otospongiosis.
|ICD 9 Code:||387|
Chain of ossicles and their ligaments. (Stapes visible near center right.)
- DRG Group #154-156 - Other ear, nose, mouth and throat diagnoses with MCC.
- DRG Group #154-156 - Other ear, nose, mouth and throat diagnoses with CC.
- DRG Group #154-156 - Other ear, nose, mouth and throat diagnoses without CC or MCC.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code H80.82 and a single ICD9 code, 387.8 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.