2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q27.0

Congenital absence and hypoplasia of umbilical artery

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • Q27.0 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM Q27.0 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Q27.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 Q27.0 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Single umbilical artery
The following code(s) above Q27.0 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 Q27.0:
  • Q00-Q99
    2021 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
  • Q27
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q27

    Other congenital malformations of peripheral vascular system

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • anomalies of cerebral and precerebral vessels (Q28.0-Q28.3)
    • anomalies of coronary vessels (Q24.5)
    • anomalies of pulmonary artery (Q25.5-Q25.7)
    • congenital retinal aneurysm (Q14.1)
    • hemangioma and lymphangioma (D18.-)
    Other congenital malformations of peripheral vascular system
Approximate Synonyms
  • Single umbilical artery
Clinical Information
  • Congenital abnormality where one, instead of the usual two, umbilical artery connects the fetus to the placenta.
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.
  • Q27.0 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM Q27.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 299 Peripheral vascular disorders with mcc
  • 300 Peripheral vascular disorders with cc
  • 301 Peripheral vascular disorders without cc/mcc

Convert Q27.0 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
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change
Code annotations containing back-references to Q27.0:
  • Type 1 Excludes: P02.69
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P02.69

    Newborn affected by other conditions of umbilical cord

      2016 2017 - Revised Code 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
    Applicable To
    • Newborn affected by short umbilical cord
    • Newborn affected by vasa previa
    Type 1 Excludes
    • newborn affected by single umbilical artery (Q27.0)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to Q27.0:
  • Absence (of) (organ or part) (complete or partial)
    • artery (congenital) (peripheral) Q27.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q27.8

      Other specified congenital malformations of peripheral vascular system

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Absence of peripheral vascular system
      • Atresia of peripheral vascular system
      • Congenital aneurysm (peripheral)
      • Congenital stricture, artery
      • Congenital varix
      Type 1 Excludes
      • arteriovenous malformation (Q27.3-)
      • umbilical Q27.0
    • umbilical artery, congenital Q27.0
  • Agenesis
    • artery (peripheral) Q27.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q27.9

      Congenital malformation of peripheral vascular system, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Anomaly of artery or vein NOS
      • umbilical Q27.0
  • Anomaly, anomalous (congenital) (unspecified type) Q89.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q89.9

    Congenital malformation, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Congenital anomaly NOS
    • Congenital deformity NOS
    • umbilical artery Q27.0
    • artery (peripheral) Q27.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q27.9

      Congenital malformation of peripheral vascular system, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Anomaly of artery or vein NOS
      • umbilical Q27.0
  • Artery, arterial - see also condition
    • single umbilical Q27.0
  • Atresia, atretic
    • artery NEC Q27.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q27.8

      Other specified congenital malformations of peripheral vascular system

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Absence of peripheral vascular system
      • Atresia of peripheral vascular system
      • Congenital aneurysm (peripheral)
      • Congenital stricture, artery
      • Congenital varix
      Type 1 Excludes
      • arteriovenous malformation (Q27.3-)
      • umbilical Q27.0
  • Deformity Q89.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q89.9

    Congenital malformation, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Congenital anomaly NOS
    • Congenital deformity NOS
    • artery (congenital) (peripheral) Q27.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q27.9

      Congenital malformation of peripheral vascular system, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Anomaly of artery or vein NOS
      • umbilical Q27.0
  • Hypoplasia, hypoplastic
    • umbilical artery Q27.0
    • artery (peripheral) Q27.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q27.8

      Other specified congenital malformations of peripheral vascular system

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Absence of peripheral vascular system
      • Atresia of peripheral vascular system
      • Congenital aneurysm (peripheral)
      • Congenital stricture, artery
      • Congenital varix
      Type 1 Excludes
      • arteriovenous malformation (Q27.3-)
      • umbilical Q27.0
  • Single
    • umbilical artery Q27.0
  • Stricture - see also Stenosis
    • artery I77.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I77.1

      Stricture of artery

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Narrowing of artery
      • congenital (peripheral) Q27.8
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q27.8

        Other specified congenital malformations of peripheral vascular system

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Absence of peripheral vascular system
        • Atresia of peripheral vascular system
        • Congenital aneurysm (peripheral)
        • Congenital stricture, artery
        • Congenital varix
        Type 1 Excludes
        • arteriovenous malformation (Q27.3-)
        • umbilical Q27.0

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To Q27.0
Q26.0 Congenital stenosis of vena cava
Q26.1 Persistent left superior vena cava
Q26.2 Total anomalous pulmonary venous connection
Q26.3 Partial anomalous pulmonary venous connection
Q26.4 Anomalous pulmonary venous connection, unspecified
Q26.5 Anomalous portal venous connection
Q26.6 Portal vein-hepatic artery fistula
Q26.8 Other congenital malformations of great veins
Q26.9 Congenital malformation of great vein, unspecified
Q27 Other congenital malformations of peripheral vascular system
Q27.0 Congenital absence and hypoplasia of umbilical artery
Q27.1 Congenital renal artery stenosis
Q27.2 Other congenital malformations of renal artery
Q27.3 Arteriovenous malformation (peripheral)
Q27.30 Arteriovenous malformation, site unspecified
Q27.31 Arteriovenous malformation of vessel of upper limb
Q27.32 Arteriovenous malformation of vessel of lower limb
Q27.33 Arteriovenous malformation of digestive system vessel
Q27.34 Arteriovenous malformation of renal vessel
Q27.39 Arteriovenous malformation, other site
Q27.4 Congenital phlebectasia

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