Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 385.13
Adhesions of drum head to promontorium
  • Short description: Adhesion tymp-promontor.
  • ICD-9-CM 385.13 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 385.13 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 385.13.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 385.13: 2013 2014.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 385.13 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM H74.19 Adhesive middle ear disease, unspecified ear
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 385.13:
  • Adhesion(s), adhesive (postinfectional) (postoperative)
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