ICD 10 CM Codes

Q16.1 Congenital absence, atresia and stricture of auditory canal (external)
POA Exempt
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GEMS
ICD-10-CM Q16.1 converts approximately to:ICD-9-CM
2015 ICD-9-CM 744.02 Other anomalies of external ear with impairment of hearing
ICD-10-CM Q16.1is 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
Alternate Description
Congenital atresia or stricture of osseous meatus
ICD-10-CM Index Entry
ICD-10-CM Index entries containing back-references to ICD-10-CM '.Q16.1.'
Absence (of) (organ or part) (complete or partial); auditory canal (congenital) (external)
Agenesis; auditory (canal) (external)
Agenesis; osseous meatus (ear)
Anomaly, anomalous (congenital) (unspecified type); osseous meatus (ear)
Atresia, atretic; auditory canal (external)
Atresia, atretic; ear canal
Atresia, atretic; osseous meatus (ear)
Fusion, fused (congenital); auditory canal
Malformation (congenital); ear; external; causing impairment of hearing; absence of; auditory canal
Stenosis, stenotic (cicatricial); external ear canal (acquired); congenital
Stricture; ear canal (external) (congenital)
Stricture; meatus; ear (congenital)
Stricture; meatus; osseous (ear) (congenital)
Stricture; osseous meatus (ear) (congenital)