2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q76.49

Other congenital malformations of spine, not associated with scoliosis

Applicable To
  • Congenital absence of vertebra NOS
  • Congenital fusion of spine NOS
  • Congenital malformation of lumbosacral (joint) (region) NOS
  • Congenital malformation of spine NOS
  • Hemivertebra NOS
  • Malformation of spine NOS
  • Platyspondylisis NOS
  • Supernumerary vertebra NOS
The following code(s) above Q76.49 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
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  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
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that may be applicable to Q76.49:
  • 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
  • Q76
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q76

    Congenital malformations of spine and bony thorax

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • congenital musculoskeletal deformities of spine and chest (Q67.5-Q67.8)
    Congenital malformations of spine and bony thorax
Approximate Synonyms Present On Admission
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ICD-10-CM Q76.49 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

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Code History

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to Q76.49:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To Q76.49
Q76.413 …… cervicothoracic region
Q76.414 …… thoracic region
Q76.415 …… thoracolumbar region
Q76.419 …… unspecified region
Q76.42 Congenital lordosis
Q76.425 …… thoracolumbar region
Q76.426 …… lumbar region
Q76.427 …… lumbosacral region
Q76.428 …… sacral and sacrococcygeal region
Q76.429 …… unspecified region
Q76.49 Other congenital malformations of spine, not associated with scoliosis
Q76.5 Cervical rib
Q76.6 Other congenital malformations of ribs
Q76.7 Congenital malformation of sternum
Q76.8 Other congenital malformations of bony thorax
Q76.9 Congenital malformation of bony thorax, unspecified
Q77 Osteochondrodysplasia with defects of growth of tubular bones and spine
Q77.0 Achondrogenesis
Q77.1 Thanatophoric short stature
Q77.2 Short rib syndrome
Q77.3 Chondrodysplasia punctata

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