Diagnosis Code

B37.84 CANDIDAL OTITIS EXTERNA

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B37.84

Short Description: Candidal otitis externa

Long Description: Candidal otitis externa

The code B37.84 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Mycoses (B35-B49)
      • Candidiasis (B37)
        • B37.84 Candidal otitis externa

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Candidal otitis externa
  • Chronic infective otitis externa
  • Chronic otitis externa due to moniliasis
  • Fungal ear infection
  • Otomycosis

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B37.84 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Other Ear, Nose, Mouth And Throat Diagnoses With Mcc (154)
  • Other Ear, Nose, Mouth And Throat Diagnoses With Cc (155)
  • Other Ear, Nose, Mouth And Throat Diagnoses Without Cc/mcc (156)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B37.84 Right Arrow 112.82 Candidal otitis externa
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
B37 Candidiasis
B37.0 Candidal stomatitis
B37.1 Pulmonary candidiasis
B37.2 Candidiasis of skin and nail
B37.3 Candidiasis of vulva and vagina
B37.4 Candidiasis of other urogenital sites
B37.41 Candidal cystitis and urethritis
B37.42 Candidal balanitis
B37.49 Other urogenital candidiasis
B37.5 Candidal meningitis
B37.6 Candidal endocarditis
B37.7 Candidal sepsis
B37.8 Candidiasis of other sites
B37.81 Candidal esophagitis
B37.82 Candidal enteritis
B37.83 Candidal cheilitis
B37.89 Other sites of candidiasis
B37.9 Candidiasis, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 1/1/2018