ICD-10-CM Code H90.12
Conductive hearing loss, unilateral, left ear, with unrestricted hearing on the contralateral side
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
H90.12 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of conductive hearing loss, unilateral, left ear, with unrestricted hearing on the contralateral side. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code H901 is used to code Conductive hearing loss
Conductive hearing loss occurs when there is a problem conducting sound waves anywhere along the route through the outer ear, tympanic membrane (eardrum), or middle ear (ossicles). This type of hearing loss may occur in conjunction with sensorineural hearing loss (mixed hearing loss) or alone.
|ICD 9 Code:||389.0|
Anatomy of the human ear.
- 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 Codes 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 H90.12 and a single ICD9 code, 389.08 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.