Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 383.22
Chronic petrositis
  • 2014
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 383.22 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 383.22 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).
  • You are viewing the 2014 version of ICD-9-CM 383.22.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 383.22: 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 383.22 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H70.229 Chronic petrositis, unspecified ear
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bilat chronic petrositis
  • Bilateral chronic petrositis
  • Both sides chronic petrositis
  • Left chronic petrositis
  • Right chronic petrositis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 383.22:
  • Petrositis 383.20
    • chronic 383.22
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