Cleft palate Q35-

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 Q35. 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.
  • cleft palate with cleft lip (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q37
    • Q37 Cleft palate with cleft lip
      • Q37.0 Cleft hard palate with bilateral cleft lip
      • Q37.1 Cleft hard palate with unilateral cleft lip
      • Q37.2 Cleft soft palate with bilateral cleft lip
      • Q37.3 Cleft soft palate with unilateral cleft lip
      • Q37.4 Cleft hard and soft palate with bilateral cle...
      • Q37.5 Cleft hard and soft palate with unilateral cl...
      • Q37.8 Unspecified cleft palate with bilateral cleft...
      • Q37.9 Unspecified cleft palate with unilateral clef...
    Q37.-
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Includes
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"Includes" further defines, or give examples of, the content of the code or category.
  • fissure of palate
  • palatoschisis
Clinical Information
  • A congenital abnormality consisting of a fissure in the midline of the hard and/or soft palate; it is the result of the failure of the two sides of the palate to fuse during embryonic development.
  • Congenital fissure of the soft and/or hard palate, due to faulty fusion.
Codes
  • Q35 Cleft palate
    • Q35.1 Cleft hard palate
    • Q35.3 Cleft soft palate
    • Q35.5 Cleft hard palate with cleft soft palate
    • Q35.7 Cleft uvula
    • Q35.9 Cleft palate, unspecified