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ICD-10-CM Code Q75
Other congenital malformations of skull and face bones

Non-Billable Code
Non-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-10 from 2011 - 2016

ICD Code Q75 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the eight child codes of Q75 that describes the diagnosis 'other congenital malformations of skull and face bones' in more detail.

The ICD code Q75 is used to code Craniofacial abnormality

Craniofacial abnormalities are congenital musculoskeletal disorders which primarily affect the cranium and facial bones.

Specialty: Medical Genetics
MeSH Code: D019465
ICD 9 Code: 756.0

Human skull

Source: Wikipedia

Coding Notes for Q75 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code

Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 Excludes
Type-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
Congenital malformation of face NOS - instead, use code Q18.-
Congenital malformation syndromes classified to Q87.- - instead, use code Q87.-
Dentofacial anomalies [including malocclusion] - instead, use code M26.-
Musculoskeletal deformities of head and face (Q67.0-Q67.4) - instead, use code Q67.0-
Skull defects associated with congenital anomalies of brain such as:
Anencephaly - instead, use code Q00.0
Encephalocele - instead, use code Q01.-
Hydrocephalus - instead, use code Q03.-
Microcephaly - instead, use Code Q02

ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'Q75 - Other congenital malformations of skull and face bones'

The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code Q75. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.

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