2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q14.8

Other congenital malformations of posterior segment of eye

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • Q14.8 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM Q14.8 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Q14.8 - other international versions of ICD-10 Q14.8 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Coloboma of the fundus
The following code(s) above Q14.8 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 Q14.8:
  • Q00-Q99
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range Q00-Q99

    Congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities

    Note
    • Codes from this chapter are not for use on maternal records
    Type 2 Excludes
    • inborn errors of metabolism (E70-E88)
    Congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities
  • Q10-Q18
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range Q10-Q18

    Congenital malformations of eye, ear, face and neck

    Type 2 Excludes
    • cleft lip and cleft palate (Q35-Q37)
    • congenital malformation of cervical spine (Q05.0, Q05.5, Q67.5, Q76.0-Q76.4)
    • congenital malformation of larynx (Q31.-)
    • congenital malformation of lip NEC (Q38.0)
    • congenital malformation of nose (Q30.-)
    • congenital malformation of parathyroid gland (Q89.2)
    • congenital malformation of thyroid gland (Q89.2)
    Congenital malformations of eye, ear, face and neck
  • Q14
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q14

    Congenital malformations of posterior segment of eye

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    Congenital malformations of posterior segment of eye
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bilateral congenital chorioretinal coloboma
  • Chorioretinal coloboma
  • Congenital hypoplasia of fovea centralis
  • Fovea hypoplasia
  • Fovea hypoplasia (eye condition)
  • Fundus coloboma
  • Left congenital chorioretinal coloboma
  • Right congenital chorioretinal coloboma
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.
  • Q14.8 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM Q14.8 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 124 Other disorders of the eye with mcc
  • 125 Other disorders of the eye without mcc

Convert Q14.8 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to Q14.8:
  • Anastomosis
    • retinal and choroidal vessels Q14.8 (congenital)
  • Anomaly, anomalous (congenital) (unspecified type) Q89.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q89.9

    Congenital malformation, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Congenital anomaly NOS
    • Congenital deformity NOS
    • eye Q15.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q15.9

      Congenital malformation of eye, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Congenital anomaly of eye
      • Congenital deformity of eye
      • posterior segment Q14.9
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q14.9

        Congenital malformation of posterior segment of eye, unspecified

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        • specified NEC Q14.8
  • Coloboma (iris) Q13.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q13.0

    Coloboma of iris

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Coloboma NOS
    • fundus Q14.8
  • Conus (congenital) (any type) Q14.8
  • Medullated fibers
    • optic Q14.8 (nerve)
  • Persistence, persistent (congenital)
    • hyaloid
      • system Q14.8
    • cilioretinal artery or vein Q14.8
  • Remains
    • capsule Q14.8 (opaque)
  • Remnant
    • capsule Q14.8 (opaque)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To Q14.8
Q13.5 Blue sclera
Q13.8 Other congenital malformations of anterior segment of eye
Q13.81 Rieger's anomaly
Q13.89 Other congenital malformations of anterior segment of eye
Q13.9 Congenital malformation of anterior segment of eye, unspecified
Q14 Congenital malformations of posterior segment of eye
Q14.0 Congenital malformation of vitreous humor
Q14.1 Congenital malformation of retina
Q14.2 Congenital malformation of optic disc
Q14.3 Congenital malformation of choroid
Q14.8 Other congenital malformations of posterior segment of eye
Q14.9 Congenital malformation of posterior segment of eye, unspecified
Q15 Other congenital malformations of eye
Q15.0 Congenital glaucoma
Q15.8 Other specified congenital malformations of eye
Q15.9 Congenital malformation of eye, unspecified
Q16 Congenital malformations of ear causing impairment of hearing
Q16.0 Congenital absence of (ear) auricle
Q16.1 Congenital absence, atresia and stricture of auditory canal (external)
Q16.2 Absence of eustachian tube
Q16.3 Congenital malformation of ear ossicles

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.