Specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 389.13
Neural hearing loss, unilateral
  • Short description: NEURAL HEAR LOSS, UNILAT.
  • ICD-9-CM 389.13 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 389.13 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2009 version of ICD-9-CM 389.13.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Left neural hearing loss
  • Neural hearing loss
  • Right neural hearing loss
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 389.13 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM H90.41 Sensorineural hearing loss, unilateral, right ear, with unrestricted hearing on the contralateral side
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM H90.42 Sensorineural hearing loss, unilateral, left ear, with unrestricted hearing on the contralateral side
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 389.13:
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