ICD-10-CM Code Q34
Other congenital malformations of respiratory system
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code Q34 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the four child codes of Q34 that describes the diagnosis 'other congenital malformations of respiratory system' in more detail.
- Q34 Other congenital malformations of respiratory system NON-BILLABLE
- BILLABLE Q34.0 of
- BILLABLE Q34.1 of
- BILLABLE Q34.8 Other congenital malformations of respiratory system
- BILLABLE Q34.9 of respiratory
Coding Notes for Q34 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-2 Excludes:
Type-2 ExcludesType-2 Excludes means the excluded conditions are different, although they may appear similar. A patient may have both conditions, but one does not include the other. Excludes 2 means "not coded here."
- Congenital central alveolar hypoventilation syndrome - instead, use code G47.35
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'Q34 - Other congenital malformations of respiratory system'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code Q34. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.