Congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities
Congenital malformations and deformations of the musculoskeletal system
Congenital deformities of feet
2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q66.70
Congenital pes cavus, unspecified foot
2020 - New Code Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
- Q66.70 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
- ICD-10-CM Q66.70 is a new 2020 ICD-10-CM code that became effective on October 1, 2019.
- This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Q66.70 - other international versions of ICD-10 Q66.70 may differ.
Present On Admission
The following code(s) above Q66.70
contain 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 Q66.70
"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.
ICD-10-CM Q66.70 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
- Q66.70 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
- 564 Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses with mcc
- 565 Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses with cc
- 566 Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses without cc/mcc
- 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): New code
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To Q66.70
Congenital talipes calcaneovalgus
Congenital pes planus
Other congenital valgus deformities of feet
Congenital pes cavus
…… unspecified foot
Other congenital deformities of feet
Congenital vertical talus deformity, unspecified foot
Congenital vertical talus deformity, right foot
Congenital vertical talus deformity, left foot
Other specified congenital deformities of feet
Congenital deformity of feet, unspecified
Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.