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ICD-10-CM Code

Attic perforation of tympanic membrane
Perforation of pars flaccida

H72

Includes: persistent post-traumatic perforation of ear drum
postinflammatory perforation of ear drum

Excludes1: acute suppurative otitis media with rupture of the tympanic membrane (H66.01-)
traumatic rupture of ear drum (S09.2-)

Code first any associated otitis media (H65.-, H66.1-, H66.2-, H66.3-, H66.4-, H66.9-, H67.-)

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