2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q54

Hypospadias

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • Q54 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM Q54 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Q54 - other international versions of ICD-10 Q54 may differ.
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 Q54. 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.
  • epispadias (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q64.0

    Epispadias

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Type 1 Excludes
    Q64.0
    )
The following code(s) above Q54 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 Q54:
  • Q00-Q99
    2020 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
    2020 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
Clinical Information
  • A birth defect due to malformation of the urethra in which the urethral opening is below its normal location. In the male, the malformed urethra generally opens on the ventral surface of the penis or on the perineum. In the female, the malformed urethral opening is in the vagina.
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
Code annotations containing back-references to Q54:
  • Type 1 Excludes: Q55
    , Q64.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q55

    Other congenital malformations of male genital organs

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q64.0

    Epispadias

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Type 1 Excludes
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To Q54
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
Q54.2 Hypospadias, penoscrotal
Q54.3 Hypospadias, perineal
Q54.4 Congenital chordee
Q54.8 Other hypospadias
Q54.9 Hypospadias, unspecified
Q55 Other congenital malformations of male genital organs
Q55.0 Absence and aplasia of testis
Q55.1 Hypoplasia of testis and scrotum

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