2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q62.39

Other obstructive defects of renal pelvis and ureter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • Q62.39 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 Q62.39 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Q62.39 - other international versions of ICD-10 Q62.39 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Ureteropelvic junction obstruction NOS
The following code(s) above Q62.39 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 Q62.39:
  • 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
Approximate Synonyms
  • Congenital hydroureter
  • Congenital occlusion of ureter
  • Congenital pelviureteric junction obstruction
  • Congenital ureterovesical obstruction
  • Duplicated collecting system w/ obstruction
  • Obstruction of ureter, congenital
  • Obstruction of ureteropelvic junction, congenital
  • Obstruction of ureterovesical junction, congenital
  • Urinary tract obstruction due to duplicated collecting system
Present On Admission
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"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.
  • Q62.39 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM Q62.39 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 698 Other kidney and urinary tract diagnoses with mcc
  • 699 Other kidney and urinary tract diagnoses with cc
  • 700 Other kidney and urinary tract diagnoses without cc/mcc

Convert Q62.39 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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to Q62.39:
  • Anomaly, anomalous (congenital) (unspecified type) Q89.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q89.9

    Congenital malformation, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Congenital anomaly NOS
    • Congenital deformity NOS
    • ureter Q62.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q62.8

      Other congenital malformations of ureter

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Anomaly of ureter NOS
  • Defect, defective Q89.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q89.9

    Congenital malformation, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Congenital anomaly NOS
    • Congenital deformity NOS
    • obstructive, congenital
      • ureter Q62.39
      • renal pelvis Q62.39
    • renal pelvis Q63.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q63.8

      Other specified congenital malformations of kidney

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Congenital renal calculi
      • obstructive Q62.39
  • Formation
    • valve
      • ureter Q62.39 (congenital)
  • Hydroureter N13.4
    - see also Hydronephrosis
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N13.4

    Hydroureter

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • congenital hydroureter (Q62.3-)
    • hydroureter with infection (N13.6)
    • vesicoureteral-reflux with hydroureter (N13.73-)
    • congenital Q62.39
  • Kink, kinking
    • ureter (pelvic junction) N13.5
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N13.5

      Crossing vessel and stricture of ureter without hydronephrosis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Kinking and stricture of ureter without hydronephrosis
      Type 1 Excludes
      • Crossing vessel and stricture of ureter without hydronephrosis with infection (N13.6)
      • congenital Q62.39
  • Obstruction, obstructed, obstructive
    • pelviureteral junction N13.5
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N13.5

      Crossing vessel and stricture of ureter without hydronephrosis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Kinking and stricture of ureter without hydronephrosis
      Type 1 Excludes
      • Crossing vessel and stricture of ureter without hydronephrosis with infection (N13.6)
      • congenital Q62.39
    • renal N28.89
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N28.89

      Other specified disorders of kidney and ureter

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      • pelvis, congenital Q62.39
    • ureter (functional) (pelvic junction) N13.5
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N13.5

      Crossing vessel and stricture of ureter without hydronephrosis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Kinking and stricture of ureter without hydronephrosis
      Type 1 Excludes
      • Crossing vessel and stricture of ureter without hydronephrosis with infection (N13.6)
      • congenital Q62.39
  • Valve, valvular (formation) - see also condition
    • ureter Q62.39 (pelvic junction) (vesical orifice)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To Q62.39
Q62 Congenital obstructive defects of renal pelvis and congenital malformations of ureter
Q62.0 Congenital hydronephrosis
Q62.1 Congenital occlusion of ureter
Q62.10 …… unspecified
Q62.11 ……opelvic junction
Q62.12 ……ovesical orifice
Q62.2 Congenital megaureter
Q62.3 Other obstructive defects of renal pelvis and ureter
Q62.31 Congenital ureterocele, orthotopic
Q62.32 Cecoureterocele
Q62.39 Other obstructive defects of renal pelvis and ureter
Q62.4 Agenesis of ureter
Q62.5 Duplication of ureter
Q62.6 Malposition of ureter
Q62.60 …… unspecified
Q62.61 Deviation of ureter
Q62.62 Displacement of ureter
Q62.63 Anomalous implantation of ureter
Q62.69 Other malposition of ureter
Q62.7 Congenital vesico-uretero-renal reflux
Q62.8 Other congenital malformations of ureter

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