ICD-10-CM Code H90.2
Conductive hearing loss, unspecified
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
H90.2 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of conductive hearing loss, unspecified. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code H902 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.
Coding Notes for H90.2 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
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- Conductive deafness NOS
- 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.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'H90.2 - Conductive hearing loss, unspecified'
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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 H90.2 and a single ICD9 code, 389.00 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.