ICD-10-CM Code Q52.4
Other congenital malformations of vagina
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
POA Exempt CodeThe Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requires medical coders to indicate whether or not a condition was present at the time of admission, in order to properly assign MS-DRG codes. This "Present On Admission" (POA) indicator is recorded on CMS form 4010A.
Female OnlyCode is only used for female patients.
Q52.4 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other congenital malformations of vagina. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
POA Indicators on CMS form 4010A are as follows:
|Indicator||Meaning||CMS Will Pay CC/MCC DRG Costs|
|Y||Diagnosis was present at time of inpatient admission||Yes|
|N||Diagnosis was not present at time of inpatient admission||No|
|U||Documentation insufficient to determine if the condition was present at the time of inpatient admission.||No|
|W||Clinically undetermined. Provider unable to clinically determine whether the condition was present at the time of inpatient admission.||Yes|
|1||Exempt from POA reporting||No|
The ICD code Q524 is used to code Gartner's duct cyst
a gartner's duct cyst (sometimes incorrectly referred to as vaginal inclusion cyst) is a benign vaginal cystic lesion that arises from the vestigial remnant of a mesonephric duct or gartner's duct. they are typically small asymptomatic cysts that occur along the lateral walls of the vagina, following the course of the duct. they can, however, enlarge to substantial proportions and be mistaken for urethral diverticulum or other structures.
|ICD 9 Code:||752.41|
Gross pathology of Gartner's duct cyst
Coding Notes for Q52.4 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Canal of Nuck cyst, congenital
- Congenital malformation of vagina NOS
- Embryonic vaginal cyst
- Gartner's duct cyst
- DRG Group #742-743 - Uterine and adnexa procedure for non-malignancy with CC or MCC.
- DRG Group #742-743 - Uterine and adnexa procedure for non-malignancy without CC or MCC.
- DRG Group #760-761 - Menstrual and other female reproductive system disorders with CC or MCC.
- DRG Group #760-761 - Menstrual and other female reproductive system disorders without CC or MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Embryonal cyst of vagina (disorder)
- Embryonic cyst of Gartner's duct (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'Q52.4 - Other congenital malformations of vagina'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code Q52.4. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Codes GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code Q52.4 and a single ICD9 code, 752.49 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.