ICD-10-CM Code Q75.3
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.
Q75.3 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of macrocephaly. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
POA Indicators on CMS form 4010A are as follows:
|CMS Will Pay CC/MCC DRG Costs
|Diagnosis was present at time of inpatient admission
|Diagnosis was not present at time of inpatient admission
|Documentation insufficient to determine if the condition was present at the time of inpatient admission.
|Clinically undetermined. Provider unable to clinically determine whether the condition was present at the time of inpatient admission.
|Exempt from POA reporting
The ICD code Q753 is used to code Macrocephaly
Macrocephaly is a condition in which the head is abnormally large (circumference 2.5 standard deviations above normal[contradiction] for weight and gender); this includes the scalp, the cranial bone, and the contents of the cranium.
|ICD 9 Code:
- DRG Group #564-566 - Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses with MCC.
- DRG Group #564-566 - Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses with CC.
- DRG Group #564-566 - Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses without CC or MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Corneal fragility keratoglobus, blue sclerae AND joint hypermobility (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'Q75.3 - Macrocephaly'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code Q75.3. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code 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 Q75.3 and a single ICD9 code, 756.0 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.