H60

icd
Non-Billable

Otitis externa


Alphabetical Terms
  • Otitis externa otitis

Guidelines

Excludes 2
8
  • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
  • certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
  • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
  • congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
  • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
  • injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
  • neoplasms (C00-D49)
  • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)
Notes
8Use an external cause code following the code for the ear condition, if applicable, to identify the cause of the ear condition

Related Codes

Other otitis externa
Other otitis externa, right ear
Other otitis externa, left ear
Other otitis externa, bilateral
Other otitis externa, unspecified ear
H60icd
Otitis externa
Abscess of external ear
Abscess of external ear, unspecified ear
Abscess of right external ear
Abscess of left external ear