New and Revised Audiology ICD-10-CM Codes for 2020

The following new and revised ICD-10-CM (International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision, Clinical Modification) codes are effective October 1, 2019. ICD-10-CM codes are updated annually.

New ICD-10-CM Codes

There are now new codes related to hearing and vestibular disorders for 2020. 

Revised ICD-10-CM Codes

There are no revisions to codes related to hearing and vestibular disorders for 2020.

Deleted ICD-10-CM Codes

The following codes are deleted, effective October 1, 2019.

H81.41 Vertigo of central origin, right ear 

H81.42 Vertigo of central origin, left ear 

H81.43 Vertigo of central origin, bilateral 

H81.49 Vertigo of central origin, unspecified ear

ASHA Notes:

  • Laterality no longer applies to this diagnosis.
  • Use H81.4 to report vertigo of central origin.

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