Diagnosis Code

H62.42 OTITIS EXTERNA IN OTH DISEASES CLASSD ELSWHR, LEFT EAR

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: H62.42

Short Description: Otitis externa in oth diseases classd elswhr, left ear

Long Description: Otitis externa in other diseases classified elsewhere, left ear

The code H62.42 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Diseases of the ear and mastoid process (H60–H95)
    • Diseases of external ear (H60-H62)
      • Disorders of external ear in diseases classified elsewhere (H62)
        • H62.42 Otitis externa in oth diseases classd elswhr, left ear

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code H62.42 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
H62.42 Right Arrow 380.13 Ac infect extern ear NEC
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
H62 Disorders of external ear in diseases classified elsewhere
H62.4 Otitis externa in other diseases classified elsewhere
H62.40 Otitis externa in other diseases classified elsewhere, unspecified ear
H62.41 Otitis externa in other diseases classified elsewhere, right ear
H62.43 Otitis externa in other diseases classified elsewhere, bilateral
H62.8 Other disorders of external ear in diseases classified elsewhere
H62.8X Other disorders of external ear in diseases classified elsewhere
H62.8X1 Other disorders of right external ear in diseases classified elsewhere
H62.8X2 Other disorders of left external ear in diseases classified elsewhere
H62.8X3 Other disorders of external ear in diseases classified elsewhere, bilateral
H62.8X9 Other disorders of external ear in diseases classified elsewhere, unspecified ear

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