ICD 10 CM Codes

Q16.9 Congenital malformation of ear causing impairment of hearing, unspecified
POA Exempt
Billable Code  is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
GEMS
ICD-10-CM Q16.9 converts approximately to:ICD-9-CM
2015 ICD-9-CM 744.09 Other anomalies of ear causing impairment of hearing
GEMS
ICD-10-CM Q16.9 converts approximately to:ICD-9-CM
2015 ICD-9-CM 744.00 Unspecified anomaly of ear with impairment of hearing
ICD-10-CM Q16.9is 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 absence of ear NOS
ICD-10-CM Index Entry
ICD-10-CM Index entries containing back-references to ICD-10-CM '.Q16.9.'
Absence (of) (organ or part) (complete or partial); ear, congenital
Agenesis; ear
Anomaly, anomalous (congenital) (unspecified type); auricle; ear; causing impairment of hearing
Anomaly, anomalous (congenital) (unspecified type); ear (external); causing impairment of hearing
Hypoplasia, hypoplastic; auditory canal; causing impairment of hearing
Malformation (congenital); ear; causing impairment of hearing
Malformation (congenital); ear; external; causing impairment of hearing
Malposition; congenital; auditory canal; causing impairment of hearing
Malposition; congenital; auricle (ear); causing impairment of hearing