Other congenital musculoskeletal deformities Q68- >

Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as Q68. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • reduction defects of limb(s) (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q71

    Reduction defects of upper limb

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Q71
    -
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q73

    Reduction defects of unspecified limb

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Q73
    )
Type 2 Excludes
Type 2 Excludes Help
A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (Q68) and the excluded code together.
  • congenital myotonic chondrodystrophy (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G71.13

    Myotonic chondrodystrophy

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Chondrodystrophic myotonia
    • Congenital myotonic chondrodystrophy
    • Schwartz-Jampel disease
    G71.13
    )
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