2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q53.2

Undescended testicle, bilateral

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • Q53.2 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM Q53.2 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Q53.2 - other international versions of ICD-10 Q53.2 may differ.
The following code(s) above Q53.2 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 Q53.2:
  • 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
  • Q50-Q56
    2021 ICD-10-CM Range Q50-Q56

    Congenital malformations of genital organs

    Type 1 Excludes
    • androgen insensitivity syndrome (E34.5-)
    • syndromes associated with anomalies in the number and form of chromosomes (Q90-Q99)
    Congenital malformations of genital organs
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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To Q53.2
Q53.00 …… unspecified
Q53.01 …… unilateral
Q53.02 Ectopic testes, bilateral
Q53.1 Undescended testicle, unilateral
Q53.10 Unspecified undescended testicle, unilateral
Q53.11 Abdominal testis, unilateral
Q53.111 Unilateral intraabdominal testis
Q53.112 Unilateral inguinal testis
Q53.12 Ectopic perineal testis, unilateral
Q53.13 Unilateral high scrotal testis
Q53.2 Undescended testicle, bilateral
Q53.20 Undescended testicle, unspecified, bilateral
Q53.21 Abdominal testis, bilateral
Q53.211 Bilateral intraabdominal testes
Q53.212 Bilateral inguinal testes
Q53.22 Ectopic perineal testis, bilateral
Q53.23 Bilateral high scrotal testes
Q53.9 Undescended testicle, unspecified
Q54 Hypospadias
Q54.0 Hypospadias, balanic
Q54.1 Hypospadias, penile

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