Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 744.05
Congenital anomalies of inner ear
  • Short description: Anomalies of inner ear.
  • ICD-9-CM 744.05 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 744.05 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 744.05 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Q16.5 Congenital malformation of inner ear
Disease Synonyms
  • Congenital anomaly of bilateral inner ears
  • Congenital anomaly of inner ear
  • Congenital anomaly of left inner ear
  • Congenital anomaly of right inner ear
  • Congenital bilat inner ear anomaly
  • Congenital bilateral inner ear anomaly
  • Congenital inner ear anomaly
  • Congenital left inner ear anomaly
  • Congenital right inner ear anomaly
Applies To
  • Congenital anomaly of:
    • membranous labyrinth
    • organ of Corti
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 744.05:
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