2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q62.8

Other congenital malformations of ureter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • Q62.8 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM Q62.8 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Q62.8 - other international versions of ICD-10 Q62.8 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Anomaly of ureter NOS
The following code(s) above Q62.8 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 Q62.8:
  • 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
Approximate Synonyms
  • Congenital anomaly of ureter
  • Congenital anomaly of ureter and renal pelvis
  • Congenital ureteral anomaly
  • Defect of renal pelvis and ureter, congenital
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.
  • Q62.8 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM Q62.8 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 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 Q62.8 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
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to Q62.8:
  • Anomaly, anomalous (congenital) (unspecified type) Q89.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q89.9

    Congenital malformation, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Congenital anomaly NOS
    • Congenital deformity NOS
  • Bifid (congenital)
    • ureter Q62.8
  • Bifurcation (congenital)
    • ureter Q62.8
  • Cyst (colloid) (mucous) (simple) (retention)
    • congenital NEC Q89.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q89.8

      Other specified congenital malformations

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Use Additional
      • code(s) to identify all associated manifestations
      • ureterovesical orifice Q62.8
  • Deformity Q89.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q89.9

    Congenital malformation, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Congenital anomaly NOS
    • Congenital deformity NOS
    • ureter (opening) (congenital) Q62.8
  • Distortion(s) (congenital)
    • ureter Q62.8
  • Diverticulum, diverticula (multiple) K57.90
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K57.90

    Diverticulosis of intestine, part unspecified, without perforation or abscess without bleeding

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Diverticular disease of intestine NOS
    • ureter (acquired) N28.89
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N28.89

      Other specified disorders of kidney and ureter

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      • congenital Q62.8
  • Hypoplasia, hypoplastic
    • ureter Q62.8
  • Malformation (congenital) - see also Anomaly

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To Q62.8
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
Q63 Other congenital malformations of kidney
Q63.0 Accessory kidney
Q63.1 Lobulated, fused and horseshoe kidney
Q63.2 Ectopic kidney
Q63.3 Hyperplastic and giant kidney
Q63.8 Other specified congenital malformations of kidney
Q63.9 Congenital malformation of kidney, unspecified
Q64 Other congenital malformations of urinary system
Q64.0 Epispadias
Q64.1 Exstrophy of urinary bladder

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