ICD-10-CM Code H93.249
Temporary auditory threshold shift, unspecified ear
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
H93.249 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of temporary auditory threshold shift, unspecified ear. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code H932 is used to code Hyperacusis
Hyperacusis (also spelled hyperacousis) is a health condition characterized by an increased sensitivity to certain frequency and volume ranges of sound (a collapsed tolerance to usual environmental sound). A person with severe hyperacusis has difficulty tolerating everyday sounds, some of which may seem unpleasantly or painfully loud to that person but not to others.
|ICD 9 Code:||388.42|
- 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 H93.249 and a single ICD9 code, 388.40 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.