Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q26.9

Congenital malformation of great vein, unspecified

  • Q26.9 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to specify a diagnosis.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, Q26.9 and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Applicable To
  • Congenital anomaly of vena cava (inferior) (superior) NOS
Present On Admission
  • Q26.9 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
Mortality Data
  • Between 1999-2007 there were 26 deaths in the United States where ICD-10 Q26.9 was indicated as the underlying cause of death [source: cdc.govlink to cdc.gov]
  • ICD-10 Q26.9 as underlying cause of death data broken down by: gender, age, race, year
ICD-10-CM Q26.9 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 306 Cardiac congenital & valvular disorders with mcc
  • 307 Cardiac congenital & valvular disorders without mcc
Convert ICD-10-CM Q26.9 to ICD-9-CM
The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM Q26.9: