Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 386.33
Suppurative labyrinthitis
  • 2014
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • Short description: Suppurativ labyrinthitis.
  • ICD-9-CM 386.33 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 386.33 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 386.33.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 386.33: 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 386.33 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H83.09 Labyrinthitis, unspecified ear
Applies To
  • Purulent labyrinthitis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 386.33:
  • Labyrinthitis (inner ear) (destructive) (latent) 386.30
    • purulent 386.33
    • suppurative 386.33
  • Suppuration, suppurative - see also condition
    • ear (middle) (see also Otitis media) 382.4
      • external (see also Otitis, externa) 380.10
      • internal 386.33
    • labyrinthine 386.33
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