Cholesteatoma of middle ear H71

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Cholesteatoma of middle ear" is "H71". H71 is NOT a 'valid' or 'billable' ICD10 code. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.

  • H71 should not be used for reimbursement purposes. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM H71 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of H71 - other international versions of ICD-10 H71 may differ.
Type 2 Excludes:
  • cholesteatoma of external ear (H60.4-)
  • recurrent cholesteatoma of postmastoidectomy cavity (H95.0-)

Codes: = Billable

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.