ICD 10 CM Codes

A18.6 Tuberculosis of (inner) (middle) ear
Billable Code  is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
GEMS
ICD-10-CM A18.6 converts approximately to:ICD-9-CM
2015 ICD-9-CM 017.40 Tuberculosis of ear, unspecified
ICD-10-CM A18.6is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0)
154 OTHER EAR, NOSE, MOUTH AND THROAT DIAGNOSES WITH MCC
155 OTHER EAR, NOSE, MOUTH AND THROAT DIAGNOSES WITH CC
156 OTHER EAR, NOSE, MOUTH AND THROAT DIAGNOSES WITHOUT CC/MCC
974 HIV WITH MAJOR RELATED CONDITION WITH MCC
975 HIV WITH MAJOR RELATED CONDITION WITH CC
976 HIV WITH MAJOR RELATED CONDITION WITHOUT CC/MCC
Type 2 Excludes
tuberculosis of external ear (A18.4)
tuberculous mastoiditis (A18.03)
Alternate Description
Tuberculous otitis media
ICD-10-CM Index Entry
ICD-10-CM Index entries containing back-references to ICD-10-CM '.A18.6.'
Otitis (acute); media (hemorrhagic) (staphylococcal) (streptococcal); in (due to) (with); tuberculosis
Otitis (acute); media (hemorrhagic) (staphylococcal) (streptococcal); tuberculous
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative); ear (inner) (middle)
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative); eustachian tube
Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (degeneration) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative); otitis media