2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q55.64

Hidden penis

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx POA Exempt
  • Q55.64 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 Q55.64 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Q55.64 - other international versions of ICD-10 Q55.64 may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • Q55.64 is applicable to male patients.
Applicable To
  • Buried penis
  • Concealed penis
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 Q55.64. 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.
  • acquired buried penis (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N48.83

    Acquired buried penis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
    Type 1 Excludes
    • congenital hidden penis (Q55.64)
    N48.83
    )
The following code(s) above Q55.64 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 Q55.64:
  • 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
  • Q50-Q56
    2019 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
  • Q55
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q55

    Other congenital malformations of male genital organs

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    Other congenital malformations of male genital organs
Approximate Synonyms
  • Buried penis
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.
  • Q55.64 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM Q55.64 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 729 Other male reproductive system diagnoses with cc/mcc
  • 730 Other male reproductive system diagnoses without cc/mcc

Convert Q55.64 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
Code annotations containing back-references to Q55.64:
  • Type 1 Excludes: N48.83
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N48.83

    Acquired buried penis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
    Type 1 Excludes
    • congenital hidden penis (Q55.64)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to Q55.64:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To Q55.64
Q55.22 Retractile testis
Q55.23 Scrotal transposition
Q55.29 Other congenital malformations of testis and scrotum
Q55.3 Atresia of vas deferens
Q55.4 Other congenital malformations of vas deferens, epididymis, seminal vesicles and prostate
Q55.5 Congenital absence and aplasia of penis
Q55.6 Other congenital malformations of penis
Q55.61 Curvature of penis (lateral)
Q55.62 Hypoplasia of penis
Q55.63 Congenital torsion of penis
Q55.64 Hidden penis
Q55.69 Other congenital malformation of penis
Q55.7 Congenital vasocutaneous fistula
Q55.8 Other specified congenital malformations of male genital organs
Q55.9 Congenital malformation of male genital organ, unspecified
Q56 Indeterminate sex and pseudohermaphroditism
Q56.0 Hermaphroditism, not elsewhere classified
Q56.1 Male pseudohermaphroditism, not elsewhere classified
Q56.2 Female pseudohermaphroditism, not elsewhere classified
Q56.3 Pseudohermaphroditism, unspecified
Q56.4 Indeterminate sex, unspecified

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