Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 387.9
Otosclerosis, unspecified
  • 2014
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • Short description: Otosclerosis NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 387.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 387.9 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 387.9.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 387.9: 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 387.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H80.93 Unspecified otosclerosis, bilateral
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bilat otosclerosis
  • Bilateral otosclerosis
  • Both sides otosclerosis (ear condition)
  • Left otosclerosis
  • Otosclerosis
  • Otosclerosis (ear condition)
  • Right otosclerosis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 387.9:
  • Ossification
    • ear 380.39
      • middle (see also Otosclerosis) 387.9
  • Otitis 382.9
    • insidiosa (see also Otosclerosis) 387.9
  • Otoporosis (see also Otosclerosis) 387.9
  • Otosclerosis (general) 387.9
    • cochlear (endosteal) 387.2
  • Otospongiosis (see also Otosclerosis) 387.9
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