Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 380.03
Chondritis of pinna
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 380.03 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 380.03 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).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 380.03 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM H61.039 Chondritis of external ear, unspecified ear
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bilat external ear chondritis
  • Bilateral chondritis of external ears
  • Both sides external ear chondritis
  • Chondritis of external ear
  • External ear chondritis
  • Left chondritis of external ear
  • Left external ear chondritis
  • Right chondritis of external ear
  • Right external ear chondritis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 380.03:
  • Chondritis (purulent) 733.99
    • auricle 380.03
    • pinna 380.03
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