2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q00.0

Anencephaly

Applicable To
  • Acephaly
  • Acrania
  • Amyelencephaly
  • Hemianencephaly
  • Hemicephaly
The following code(s) above Q00.0 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to Q00.0:
  • Q00-Q99
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range Q00-Q99

    Congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities

    Note
    • Codes from this chapter are not for use on maternal or fetal records
    Type 2 Excludes
    • inborn errors of metabolism (E70-E88)
    Congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities
Approximate Synonyms Clinical Information Present On Admission
POA Help
"Present On Admission" is defined as present at the time the order for inpatient admission occurs — conditions that develop during an outpatient encounter, including emergency department, observation, or outpatient surgery, are considered POA.
ICD-10-CM Q00.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

Convert Q00.0 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
Code annotations containing back-references to Q00.0:

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to Q00.0:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To Q00.0
P96.2 Withdrawal symptoms from therapeutic use of drugs in newborn
P96.3 Wide cranial sutures of newborn
P96.5 Complication to newborn due to (fetal) intrauterine procedure
P96.8 Other specified conditions originating in the perinatal period
P96.81 Exposure to (parental) (environmental) tobacco smoke in the perinatal period
P96.82 Delayed separation of umbilical cord
P96.83 Meconium staining
P96.89 Other specified conditions originating in the perinatal period
P96.9 Condition originating in the perinatal period, unspecified
Q00 Anencephaly and similar malformations
Q00.0 Anencephaly
Q00.1 Craniorachischisis
Q00.2 Iniencephaly
Q01 Encephalocele
Q01.0 Frontal encephalocele
Q01.1 Nasofrontal encephalocele
Q01.2 Occipital encephalocele
Q01.8 Encephalocele of other sites
Q01.9 Encephalocele, unspecified
Q02 Microcephaly
Q03 Congenital hydrocephalus

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